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The impact of broadband in schools: Summary report

Underwood, Jean; Ault, Alison; Banyard, Phil; Bird, Karen; Dillon, Gayle; Hayes, Mary; Selwood, Ian; Somekh, Bridget and Twining, Peter (2005). The impact of broadband in schools: Summary report. Becta, Coventry.

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Abstract

Summary of the report, which 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: Other
Copyright Holders: 2005 Becta
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Impact of broadband on schoolsNot SetBecta
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)
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Education, Childhood, Youth and Sport > Education
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Education, Childhood, Youth and Sport
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Research Group: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Education Futures
Item ID: 39721
Depositing User: Peter Twining
Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2014 10:21
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2018 12:37
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/39721
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