by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English
|Other titles||Meeting the technology literacy challenge|
|Contributions||Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)|
|The Physical Object|
It will take contributions from all sectors of society to get America's students ready for the 21st century. Federal Role The federal government's role is to provide the momentum to support state and local efforts to meet the Technology Literacy Challenge. The Resource Getting America's students ready for the 21st century: meeting the technology literacy challenger: a report to the Nation on technology and education. TITLE Getting America's Students Ready for the 21st. Century: Meeting the Technology Literacy Challenge. A Report to the Nation on Technology and Education. INSTITUTION Department of Education, Washington, DC. PUB DATE Jun 96 NOTE. 72p. PUB TYPE Guides Non-Classroom Use () Reports Descriptive () EDRS PRICE MF01/PC03 Plus Postage. Toward A New Golden Age In American Education—How the Internet, the Law and Today’s Students Are Revolutionizing Expectations () eLearning: Putting a World-Class Education at the Fingertips of All Children () Getting America’s Students Ready for the 21st Century: Meeting the Technology Literacy Challenge ().
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