ERIC Number: EJ467411
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
The Lab of the Future: Using Technology to Teach Foreign Language.
Underwood, John H.
Community College Journal, v64 n1 p33-39 Aug-Sep 1993
Describes the role of technology in teaching foreign languages. Offers a brief history of language lab technologies, including computer use for drill-and-practice, text reconstruction, and simulations and games. Discusses tool programs, intelligent systems, video technology, satellite television, videodisc and interactive video, hypertext and hypermedia, and CD-ROM. Considers the lab of the future. (PAA)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Computer Assisted Instruction, Educational Technology, Educational Television, Educational Trends, Hypermedia, Instructional Innovation, Interactive Video, Language Laboratories, Optical Data Disks, Program Descriptions, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - General; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A