ERIC Number: EJ345912
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
The Cognitive Effects of Computer Learning Environments.
Mandinach, Ellen B.; Linn, Marcia C.
Journal of Educational Computing Research, v2 n4 p411-27 1986
In this review of the research on how current computer learning environments can foster the acquisition of complex cognitive skills, two issues emerge: (1) what cognitive accomplishments are likely in the computer environment; and (2) what factors predispose students to benefit from the environment. (MBR)
Descriptors: Academic Ability, Access to Education, Cognitive Processes, Computer Simulation, Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Games, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Individual Differences, Instructional Effectiveness, Literature Reviews, Problem Solving, Programing, Sex Differences, Skill Development
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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