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The impact of broadband in schools

Underwood, Jean and Ault, Alison and Banyard, Phil and Bird, Karen and Dillon, Gayle and Hayes, Mary and Selwood, Ian and Somekh And Peter Twining, Bridget, British Educational Communications and Technology Agency (BECTA), corp creator. (2005) The impact of broadband in schools.

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Abstract

The report reviews evidence for the impact of broadband in English schools, exploring; Variations in provision in level of broadband connectivity; Links between the level of broadband activity and nationally accessible performance data; Aspects of broadband connectivity and the school environment that contribute to better outcomes for pupils and teachers; Academic and motivational benefits associated with educational uses of this technology.

Item Type: Document from Web
Variant Title: Full report of the evaluation of the impact of broadband in schools including attainment analysis and effective practice.
Publisher: BECTA ICT Research
Additional Information: Some content has been redacted due to third party rights or other legal issues and is labelled as such in the document
Uncontrolled Keywords: broadband, provision, performance data, connectivity, educational uses, academic benefits, pupil motivation, outcomes, rbcs, technical issues, filtering, staff training and development, culture change, leas (local authorities),
Subjects: EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT & POPULATION > Technology & education
Depositing User: Batch Import
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2011 02:52
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2014 15:31
URI: http://dera.ioe.ac.uk/id/eprint/1616
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