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Oversold and Underused

Computers in the Classroom

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$30.50 • £24.95 • €27.50

ISBN 9780674011090

Publication Date: 04/30/2003

Short

256 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

2 line illustrations, 13 tables

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  • Introduction: Reforming Schools through Technology
  • 1. The Setting
  • 2. Cyberteaching in Preschools and Kindergartens
  • 3. High-Tech Schools, Low-Tech Learning
  • 4. New Technologies in Old Universities
  • 5. Making Sense of Unexpected Outcomes
  • 6. Are Computers in Schools Worth the Investment?
  • Appendix: Rationale for Choices of School Levels
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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