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Computer Training Needs of Older Adults

Educational Gerontology Volume 20, Number 6, ISSN 0360-1277


Pre-/posttest results from 28 older adults who completed a computer course revealed highly positive changes in computer attitudes. Computer interaction diaries showed enthusiasm and eagerness for future computer training. Age-related learning needs (longer training time, self-pacing, pair training) were identified. (SK)


Morris, J.M. (1994). Computer Training Needs of Older Adults. Educational Gerontology, 20(6), 541. Retrieved January 28, 2020 from .

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