Colleges and universities are continuously challenged to stay abreast with an ongoing technological revolution. Many of the new types of technology available come and go with time. However, microcomputers have and will continue to make great strides in education. Now, microcomputers have made it possible to communicate electronically in enhancing the teaching and learning process. Three viable opportunities to use microcomputers and electronic communication are offered. Each is described and suggested applications offered. They include electronic mail, electronic bulletin boards, and computer conferencing.
computer network, new uses of technology, technology in the classroom