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ERIC Number: EJ648377
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1077-5315
Bridging the Generation Gap across the Digital Divide: Teens Teaching Internet Skills to Senior Citizens.
Kolodinsky, Jane; Cranwell, Michele; Rowe, Ellen
Journal of Extension, v40 n3 Jun 2002
The Teens Teaching Internet Skills Pilot Project engaged youth from 4-H Technology Teams in training senior citizens to obtain information from the Medicare website. The teens perceived an improvement in working with seniors, project management, teaching, public speaking, and leadership. The workshops had a positive effect on seniors' comfort and skill with technology use. (Contains 27 references.) (Author/SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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