ERIC Number: EJ560731
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The Promise and Problems of English On-Line: A Primer for High School Teachers.
English Journal, v87 n1 p56-62 Jan 1998
Outlines the major issues and dilemmas regarding the Internet and education. Discusses in detail both its promise (with regard to communication; references and resources; publication; hypertext; hypertext and reading; hypertext and writing; and hypertext, image, and sound) and its problems (inappropriate and inaccurate materials, educational distractions, and expense). Suggests five guidelines to help schools exploit the technology's potential strengths. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Media Literacy.