What is hardware in educational technology?
Motion pictures, tape recorders, television, teaching machines, computers are called educational hardware.
Hardware approach mechanises the process of teaching so that teachers would be able to deal with more students with less expenditures in educating them.
What is educational software?
Educational software is computer software, the primary purpose of which is teaching or self-learning. Educational software refers to software that can be used by teachers and students to support teaching and learning.
What are the types of educational software?
Following are types of educational software that a school should implement:
- Authoring Systems. An authoring system helps teachers develop their own instructional software.
- Desktop Publishing.
- Graphic Software.
- Reference Software.
- Drill & Practice Software.
- Tutorial Software.
- Educational Games.
What is hardware and software approach?
The hardware approach is based on the application of engineering principles for developing electro-mechanical equipment for instructional purposes. Motion pictures, tape recorders, television, teaching machines, computers are called educational hardware.