eBook Education Reference Guide: Adapting to Technological Advances, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835508
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835503
  • DDC: 371.33
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 122 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This collection introduces the effects of technological advances on teaching methods and the curriculum in U.S. public schools. The essays begin by examining how technology has influenced all aspects of American education and then proceeds to look more closely at educational software and technology-based models of instruction.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Virtual Learning in the Public Schools.
2: Information Technology Literacy (ITL).
3: Educational Television in the Classroom.
4: Artificial Intelligence in Schools.
5: Computers in the Classroom.
6: Technology Access Gap.
7: STEM Fields & STEM Education.
8: Hypermedia in Education.
9: Virtual Universities.
10: Educational Software.
11: Free & Open Source Software in Education.
12: Web 2.0 in the Schools.
13: Intelligent Tutoring Systems.
14: Web - Based Instruction.
15: Computer-Assisted Instruction.
16: Anchored Instruction.
17: Assistive Technology in Education.