recommended amending NOTA to give HHS discretion in further defining "valuable consideration.
Feedback from teachers in the ACOT
project revealed that numerous technical problems were encountered because of the amount of equipment such as the printer and scanner they dealt with every day (Sandholtz et.
was a research and development collaboration among public schools, universities, research agencies and Apple Computer, Inc.
Student achievement was discussed in some of the early ACOT
publications, including Number 7, ACOT
Evaluation Study: First and Second Year Findings (Baker, Gearhart, & Herman, 1990).
5 While several industry-sponsored research projects were initiated, none was more ambitious than the ACOT
project, which began at multiple sites in 1985.
death verdict was recorded for a six-month-old baby when nobody knew he had seven fractured ribs, Cardiff Crown Court has heard.
Integrating technology into classroom instruction: An assessment of the impact of the ACOT
Teacher Development Center Project.
La investigacion del proyecto ACOT
(Salas de Clases del Futuro), desarrollado en Apple por Baker, Gearhart y Herman en 1994, tuvo como objetivo evaluar el impacto de tecnologias interactivas en cinco establecimientos educacionales.
As part of a pilot test for a different study, students also completed at this time a revised version of the ACOT
instrument (Chen and Olsen 1989)--an instrument used to measure cognitive complexity.
model stages are: entry, adoption, adaptation, appropriation, and invention.
In addition, as the ACOT
project progressed, students demonstrated exalted enthusiasm that resulted into increased initiative beyond required assignments.
research in inner-city schools showed that "high computer access" had little effect on achievement & the variable most people look to when judging educational interventions.