Microcomputers for Twenty-first Century Educators / Edition 4

Microcomputers for Twenty-first Century Educators / Edition 4

by James Lockard, Peter D. Abrams, Wesley A. Many
     
 

ISBN-10: 0673524566

ISBN-13: 9780673524560

Pub. Date: 01/22/1997

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

This book reflects the belief that computers are an essential part of the 'basics' of education for and in the twenty-first century, in the United States and worldwide.

Overview

This book reflects the belief that computers are an essential part of the 'basics' of education for and in the twenty-first century, in the United States and worldwide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780673524560
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
01/22/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

I. GETTING STARTED.

1. Microcomputer Systems In Perspective.

II. THE COMPUTER AS TOOL.

2. Word Processing: Managing Text.

3. Databases: Managing Information.

4. Spreadsheets: Managing Numbers.

5. Graphics and Support Tools: Making Teaching Easier.

6. Getting It All Together: Integrated Software, Suites, and Desktop Publishing.

7. The Internet and World Wide Web: Reaching Out into the World.

III. THE COMPUTER AS TUTOR.

8. Computer Assisted Instruction Fundamentals.

9. Interactive Multimedia.

10. Courseware Evaluation.

11. Managing Learning: Computer-Managed Instruction.

12. Computer Intelligence: Refined Roles for Computers in Education.

IV. THE COMPUTER AS LEARNER.

13. The Concepts of Programming and Programming Languages.

14. Logo.

15. Authoring and Hypermedia Tools: From Desktop to the Internet.

V. MICRO-COMPUTERS IN EDUCATION.

6. Beyond Computer Literacy: Technology Integration and Curriculum Transformation.

17. Technology Implementation.

18. Issues and Implications.

VI. LOOKING AHEAD.

19. Today and Tomorrow: What May Lie Ahead.

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