|"Current WWW Information Systems on Information Technologies in Education"|
November 9, 2001 -
UNESCO's Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE) in Moscow announces the publication of an analytical survey entitled "Current WWW Information Systems on Information Technologies in Education".
The survey presents the results of research into information technologies in education conducted in 2000 in the framework of the "Information Technologies in Education: State-of-the-Art, Needs and Perspectives" project. The research included development of an optimized procedure of searching the Internet for information on information technologies in education and related activities (ITE), the creation of a database of ITE information systems (ITE IS) and the analysis of existent ITE IS and their functions and organizational structures.
Based on the analysis conducted within the survey, recommendations for UNESCO have been worked out concerning the development of a global information system on ITE needs and perspectives, including advice on target setting and choice of research topics.
The survey is aimed ad developers of information systems on the Internet, researchers and practitioners interested in learning technologies in education.
The analysis of Internet resources is presented as of end of 1999. The regularly updated database can be found on UNESCO IITE website.
The publication is available at the IITE, Kedrova str., 8 building 3; 117292 Moscow, Russian Federation, Phone: +7 (095) 129 2990; Fax: +7 (095) 129 1225 email:firstname.lastname@example.org.