ERIC Number: EJ761160
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Laptops in Class: What Are They Good for? What Can You Do with Them?
Weaver, Barbara E.; Nilson, Linda B.
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, n101 p3-13 Spr 2005
This chapter describes Clemson University's Laptop Faculty Development Program and its assessment, offering the program as one model for designing faculty development to successfully implement laptop mandates. The chapter also acquaints readers with the many types of in-class, laptop-based activities that meet best-practice criteria for effective teaching.
Descriptors: Faculty Development, Teacher Effectiveness, Computer Uses in Education, Computers, College Faculty, College Students, Student Evaluation, Program Evaluation, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Evaluation Methods, Student Surveys, Teacher Surveys
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Education Level: Higher Education
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