ERIC Number: EJ643793
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Migrant Families: Moving Up with Technology.
Converge, v4 n11 p16-18,20 Nov 2001
Under the direction of the Pennsylvania Department of Migrant Education, an educational software company has adapted educational curricula to a video game format for use in video game consoles that hook into television sets. Migrant children using these at home have made significant gains in math, reading, English fluency, and critical thinking skills. (TD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Educational Games, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Programs, Instructional Innovation, Limited English Speaking, Mexican Americans, Migrant Children, Migrant Education, Technology Integration, Video Games
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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