ERIC Number: EJ290395
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Wasting New Technology on the Same Old Curriculum.
O'Brien, Thomas C.
Classroom Computer Learning, v4 n4 p24-27,30 Nov-Dec 1983
Considers whether microcomputers are useful merely as tools to teach "the basics" or whether they will help define new basics, important skills that educators have been neglecting entirely. Provides descriptions of software (including "Baffles," which enables children to become practitioners of the scientific method) involving students in constructing dynamic knowledge. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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