ERIC Number: EJ613435
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Don't Use a Hammer: Appropriate Educational Uses Based Upon the Characteristics of Network Tools.
Dennison, Russell F.
TechTrends, v44 n4 p26-29 May 2000
Discusses a typology that can be used to guide educators in selection of cyberspace tools to accomplish specific tasks. The typology consists of four main divisions of properties: number of people communicating; real-time communications; permanency of communications; and automatic delivery to audience. These four divisions result in 16 possible combinations of property classifications. Uses of the Internet by teachers are discussed. Includes tables. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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