An Apple a Day and at Night: A Distance Tutoring Program for At-Risk Students
Educational Technology Volume 29, Number 8, ISSN 0013-1962
Describes a program of distance tutoring developed by Apple Computer, Inc., Memphis City Schools, and Memphis State University for at-risk minority students. The electronic bulletin board system (BBS) used is described; types of distance learning systems are explained; and research outcomes are discussed, including tutor roles and writing skills. (22 references) (LRW)
Ross, S.M. (1989). An Apple a Day and at Night: A Distance Tutoring Program for At-Risk Students. Educational Technology, 29(8), 23-28.