Enhancing subject-area expertise via the Internet: Morning Session

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Deborah Healey

English Language Institute , Oregon State University

Activities and Objectives: Morning Session 1100-1300

Advantages and limitations of the Internet

Pros and cons of Internet use survey
More thoughts on what computers and the Internet are good for - and not so good for

Content sites – engineering, computing, science, business

Implementation - Lesson Plans

What are you using now?
Professional mailing lists and newsgroups: CataList, specific areas (e.g., chemical engineering newsgroup)
Translation at Babelfish (are there better ones?)
Surveys (www.getfast.ca ; www.opinionpower.com ; www.response-o-matic.com )
Online discussion at Nicenet
Hot Potatoes
Matt's Script Archive
Simulations like the Virtual Physics Lab


Survey form at FAST

Go to the Workshop Main Page - see the recommended readings

Go to the Afternoon Session page

Last updated 6 April 2003 by Deborah Healey, deborah.healey@orst.edu