ERIC Number: EJ271978
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
A Review of the Literature on Attitudes Towards Computers and Computerized Instruction.
Lawton, Johnny; Gerschner, Vera T.
Journal of Research and Development in Education, v16 n1 p50-55 Fall 1982
This paper reviews research concerning students' and teachers' attitudes toward computers, points out obstacles to computer literacy, and suggests ways to expand it through staff development, planning, and attention to teachers' sensitivities. Factors impeding computer literacy include: (1) diverse computer software and programs; (2) inconsistent terminology; (3) different methodologies; and (4) teachers' anxiety. (PP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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