ERIC Number: EJ455626
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Evaluating Software: What Thoreau Said to the Designer.
Computers and Composition, v10 n1 p45-52 Nov 1992
Suggests that good software: constitutes a coherent text within a consistent theoretical framework; encourages users to take action; makes sense of complexity of information; has a consistent interface; allows connection to other programs; lets the user know what is going on; and is flexible from the teacher's and the student's points of view. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Computer Software.