Computers in the Schools
2009 Volume 26, Number 2
Table of Contents
Number of articles: 5
Ruiling Lu & Richard C. Overbaugh
The purpose of this study was to examine teachers' perceptions of their school environment in terms of factors that enhance or prohibit the use of instructional technology. The study also... More
Technology according to the National Council of Mathematics plays a special role in teaching and learning mathematics. Technology when used effectively can deepen mathematical understanding and... More
Using Multimedia Graphic Organizer Software in the Prewriting Activities of Primary School Students: What Are the Benefits?
Barbara Lorenz, Tim Green & Abbie Brown
The use of multimedia graphic organizer software and how it influenced the prewriting process for primary school children were evaluated. An analysis of writing samples generated by second-grade... More
Emily Hixon & Janet Buckenmeyer
As the technology infrastructure of schools expands, a common concern has been the underutilization of computers and other technologies in the classroom. Teachers are often blamed for failing to... More
Internet Use among Middle School Students in School and at Home: What Can We Learn from a U.S.-China Comparison?
Jing Lei, Jingye Zhou & Qiu Wang
Based on data collected from middle school students in a U.S. school (N = 159) and a Chinese school (N = 183), this study compared Internet use in school and at home between American students and... More