ERIC Number: EJ635467
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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At Ease in the Handheld World.
Levinson, Eliot; Grohe, Barbara
Converge, v4 n9 p58-59 Sep 2001
Provides educational decision-makers with an overview of the offerings and issues related to adopting handheld computers. Describes several handheld products available to schools, including: Palm, iPAQ, Mindsurf, Symbol Technologies, Texas Instruments, and Gateway Handspring Visor. Compares handhelds to PCs, in terms of functionality, operating systems, general versus specific applications, vendors, and staff development. (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Educational Administration, Educational Equipment, Educational Media, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Staff Development, Technological Advancement, Vendors
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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