ERIC Number: EJ430251
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Role of the Child Microcomputer Expert in an Elementary Classroom: A Theme Emerging from a Naturalistic Study.
Shrock, Sharon A.; Stepp, Sidney L.
Journal of Research on Computing in Education, v23 n4 p545-59 Sum 1991
Describes a study that explored the social interaction among second and third grade students when a microcomputer was introduced into the classroom. The emergence of children who are microcomputer experts is discussed, the influence of such children on peers and peer preferences is examined, and implications for teachers and students are suggested. (21 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A