publication . Article . 1993

Some gender issues in educational computer use: results of an international comparative survey

Janssen Reinen, I.A.M.; Plomp, T.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 1993
Abstract
In the framework of the Computers in Education international study of the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA), data have been collected concerning the use of computers in 21 countries. This article examines some results regarding the involvement of women in the implementation and use of computers in the educational practice of elementary, lower secondary and upper secondary education in participating countries. The results show that in many countries computer use in schools is dominated by men. Female teachers have less regard for their skills and knowledge than their male colleagues have for their own skills and knowled...
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