Title: Insights Teachers and Parents
Source: Satterlee Computer Lab
Playing Time: N/A
Number of Players: N/A
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: CD/Rom
Subject Area: Teacher Aide
Objectives: Support development of teacher
from trainees to lectureers, gives ideas to parents, kids, teachers.
Brief Description: Software to help teachers,
kids, parents. For example, multiplication tables.
Entry Capabilities Required: The program
was beyond capabilities, so I do not know.
Relevance to objectives: 1 No relevance
to the objectives.
I could not find any possibly if I could have figured the program out it
may have some stong points. This may be a great tool for educatiors in
classroom, it did seem to offer some advice on software.
Provides practice of relevant skills:
0 There was nothing to practice.
Likely to arouse/maintain interest: 1
Boring, monotone, no real information.
Likely to be comprehended clearly: 1 Did
not feel it was clear, kept trying to find more information, I kept thinking
there must be more to this program.
Technical quality (durable, attractive):
2 Quality was ok, but not imaginative or creative.
Game: Winning dependent on player actions (rather
than chance): N/A
Simulation: Validity of game model (realistic,
accurate depiction): N/A
Evidence of effectiveness (e.g. field-test
no booklet provided There was no instructions with this program.
Clear directions for play: 1 No instructions
with CD, since there is no viable information on the disk and not manual
user has no where to turn for more information.
Effectiveness of debriefing:
1 No debriefing, one comes to the conclusion there is nothing here that
is the extent of your debriefing.
Difficult to use. There was no instruction manual to look at, so there
was no help when trying to access the program. I seemed to go around
and around and not get past a few screens.
Reviewer: Laura V
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh
PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.