ERIC Number: ED472670
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Richey, Nancy, Ed.; Byrom, Elizabeth, Ed.; Bingham, Margaret, Ed.; Guerrero, Jeanne, Ed.; Thrift, Beth, Ed.; Holton, Brook, Ed.
NewsWire, v3-4 n1, n1-2 2000-2001
This document contains five issues of "NewsWire," a newsletter created for the SouthEast and Islands Regional Technology in Education Consortium (SEIR-TEC). Topics addressed in these issues include: leadership and educational technology; technology program development; resources for teaching and learning with technology; U.S. Department of Education funding for SEIR-TEC; a web-based collection of projects that promote collaborative constructivist learning; technology planning materials; research on the impact of technology on teaching and learning; SEIR-TEC partners; Gates Foundation challenge grants for leadership development; seven exemplary and promising educational technology programs; technology standards in the South; virtual courses; online staff development; adventures of the SEIR-TEC traveling mascot bear; interview about the Florida Virtual School; an online learning institute; online learning opportunities for adults; educational Web portals; EvaluTech software evaluation database; building a statewide virtual classroom; online learning resources; collaborative Web projects; and handheld technologies in schools. (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Educational Administration, Educational Resources, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Design, Instructional Development, Internet, Newsletters, Professional Development, Student Projects, Technology Integration
SouthEast and Islands Regional Technology in Education Consortium (SEIR*TEC), SERVE, Inc., 3333 Chapel Hill Blvd., Suite C-102, Durham, NC 27707. Tel: 919-402-1060; Tel: 800-755-3277 (Toll Free); Fax: 919-402-1617; Web site: http://www.seirtec.org. For full text: http://www.seirtec.org/publications/newswire.html.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: SouthEast and Islands Regional Technology in Education Consortium, Durham, NC.