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ERIC Number: EJ595522
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0735-6331
What Is Learned in an After-School Computer Club?
Mayer, Richard E.; Quilici, Jill L.; Moreno, Roxana
Journal of Educational Computing Research, v20 n3 p223-35 1999
An after-school computer club was developed in which language-minority children learned to master a series of educational computer games through reading instructions, interacting with peers, and interacting with adult mentors. Results show how an informal educational environment can foster generalizable problem-solving skills that transfer to learning in a school environment. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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