ERIC Number: EJ370677
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Issues and Concerns in Special Education Microcomputing.
Maddux, Cleborne D.
Computers in the Schools, v3 n3-4 p1-19 Fall-Win 1986
Discussion of microcomputer use in public elementary schools focuses on the field of special education. Two main ways of using computers are described: (1) traditional uses, including administration, computer-assisted instruction, and assessment; and (2) new applications, including programming, word processing, simulations, and prosthetic aids such as speech synthesizers. (14 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Assisted Testing, Computer Simulation, Courseware, Educational Planning, Elementary Education, Individualized Education Programs, Microcomputers, Programing, Public Schools, School Administration, Special Education, Speech Synthesizers, Word Processing
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A