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  • School and Learning
    Computers in Education
    Booting Up: Using the Computer as a Learning Tool
    Booting Up: Using the Computer as a Learning Tool If you haven't introduced your child to the computer, you really should this year. It doesn't matter if you don't know RAM from ROM. You don't need to know much about computers yourself to use m...
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    Keyboard Pattern
    Use this keyboard pattern printable to help your child develop keystroking skills. ...
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    Helping With Homework
    Top 10 Free Homework Help Websites
    Is helping your child with homework more frustrating and confusing than ever before, thanks to the new Common Core standards? Do words like metamorphic, integer, and bibliography give you sweaty palms and vague flashbacks to your own school days?...
    Erin Dower
  • School and Learning
    Computers in Education
    Homeschooling: Adding a Computer and the Internet to Your Classroom
    Homeschooling: Adding a Computer and the Internet to Your ClassroomA computer with Internet access is essential to a homeschool for a number of reasons, including the following:You can access most of the reference information you will ever need, ...
  • School and Learning
    Reading Comprehension
    Reading Comprehension and Software
    Find advice on how to improve reading comprehension using computer software and other methods. ...
  • School and Learning
    Computers in Education
    Computer Time for Three-Year-Olds
    How much computer time is too much and how much computer time is just right for three-year-olds? ...
  • School and Learning
    Computers in Education
    Booting Up: Using the Computer as a Learning Tool
    Booting Up: Using the Computer as a Learning Tool If you haven't introduced your child to the computer, you really should this year. It doesn't matter if you don't know RAM from ROM. You don't need to know much about computers yourself to use m...
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  • School and Learning
    Computers in Education
    Using the Web as a Research Tool
    Using the Web as a Research ToolHow do you do research on the Web? First, figure out key words to use in the search. To find sites on the Penobscot Indians, for example, think of other words to describe them. If you just type Penobscot, you'll mi...
  • School and Learning
    Computers in Education
    Healthy Computer Use: Eyestrain and Back Pain
    Healthy Computer Use: Eyestrain and Back PainAnd you thought eyestrain and back pain were just for adults? Kids who spend lots of time on their computer, both at school and at home, can run into these problems, too. You can help protect your kids...
    Cindy Bond
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Early Learning
    Three-Year-Olds and Computers
    If a three-year-old enjoys playing with a computer, he certainly should be allowed to be curious about it and enjoy what pleasure it can afford him. ...
  • School and Learning
    Educational Software
    Software Solutions for Preschoolers
    Software Solutions for Preschoolers The best computer programs for preschoolers who can't read must feature bright and entertaining graphics, clear sound, and simple instructions. If your pre-reader has any chance of using them on her own, soft...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Early Learning
    Computer Training for a Three-Year-Old?
    An expert advises against any formal computer training for a three-year-old -- not now, and not for many, many years. ...
  • School and Learning
    Computers in Education
    Tech-Corps Volunteers
    Tech-Corps VolunteersWhat's a single guy, age 27, doing on a Saturday morning at Patrick Henry Elementary in Virginia? He's not a teacher, a coach, or a school employee. Shane Ahn, a strategic planning manager at Bell Atlantic, is a member of Tec...
    Betsy Van Dorn