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America"s children & the information superhighway

Wendy Lazarus

America"s children & the information superhighway

a briefing book & national action agenda

by Wendy Lazarus

  • 9 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by The Children"s Partnership in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Television and children -- United States.,
  • Computers -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
  • Educational technology -- United States.,
  • Education -- Computer programs -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWendy Lazarus and Laurie Lipper.
    ContributionsLipper, Laurie., Children"s Partnership., Tides Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20370343M

    taken the ‘information society’ idea to their hearts, with the European Union urging the rapid adjustment to a ‘global information society’, thereby following in the tracks of Japan which embraced the concept of information society in the early s (Duff, ). Just what sense to make of this has been a . Twenty-two percent of white primary-school students have computers in their homes; less than 7% of African-American children do. We can't create a nation of information haves and have-nots. The on-ramps to the information superhighway must be accessible to all, and that will only happen if the telecommunications industry is accessible to all.

    If the information superhighway provides only more movies, home shopping, telebanking and high-priced information on demand, we will have forfeited this new technology's enormous potential. At the Library of Congress, after five years of testing, we believe our institution and other libraries can offer a brighter prospect. The first chapter is one of the best descriptions I have ever come across in written form on the evolution of the universe, so detailed and well written, like a vulgar satanic scientist telling you a story of exploding stars and the formation of the Earth and the origin of life deep in the ocean, to crawling out of it and into a walking animal that discovers self, fire, ritual, magic, and 4/5(5).

      The court’s decision is a partial victory. While the ruling ensures that the information superhighway can be maintained for the public interest, it doesn’t help anyone who simply can’t.   The topic was the development of Mr. Clinton's No. 1 priority for improving the country's infrastructure: a national "superhighway" for data. This high-capacity, high .


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