ERIC Number: ED475918
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
NECC 2002: National Educational Computing Conference Proceedings (23rd, San Antonio, Texas, June 17-19, 2002).
National Educational Computing Conference.
The National Educational Computing Conference (NECC) is the largest conference of its kind in the world. This document is the Proceedings from the 23rd annual National Educational Computing Conference (NECC) held in San Antonio, June 17-19, 2002. Included are: general information; schedule of events; evaluation form; and the program. Information on the following is provided: events for special groups; tours registration exhibits; media; housing and travel; sponsorship; and future NECCs. Presentations from experienced educators include practical advice and examples for using technology in all subjects at the K-12 level and for staff development and teacher preparation, and visions for improving future education for all students. The sessions are organized into five major themes: Framework; Technology Capacity; Human Capacity; Learning Environment; and Equity and Accountability. Sessions consist of the following categories: Keynotes (one each morning during the three conference days, plus a luncheon keynote on Wednesday); Concurrent Sessions (highlighting successful programs, projects, ideas, and concepts of educators from all levels); Spotlight Sessions (featuring recognized leaders in the educational technology field); Research Papers (peer-juried original research papers on the general theme of using technologies to enhance education, in two formats: Lecture/Discussion and Roundtable); Posters (featuring both hard media and electronic displays where participants engage in one-on-one or small-group discussions); Web Posters (Posters including the enhancement of Internet connectivity); Make & Take (hands-on activities in collaborative groups); PT3 Grantees Showcase (selected as the most innovative, replicable, and sustainable of the PT3 projects from those that applied); Corporate CEO Spotlights (featuring CEOs from the NECC Corporate Sponsors); and Student Showcase (featuring students and teachers demonstrating technology use in their classrooms). (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Uses in Education, Conference Proceedings, Educational Environment, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Design, Instructional Innovation, Learning Activities, Teacher Workshops, Teaching Methods, Teaching Models
For full text: http://confreg.uoregon.edu/necc2002/.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: National Educational Computing Conference.