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Fletcher, J. D.

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Works: 65 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 1,222 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography 
Classifications: LB1029.G3, 371.334
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Computer games and instruction ( )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There is intense interest in computer games. A total of 65 percent of all American households play computer games, and sales of such games increased 22.9 percent last year. The average amount of game playing time was found to be 13.2 hours per week. The popularity and market success of games is evident from both the increased earnings from games, over $7 Billion in 2005, and from the fact that over 200 academic institutions worldwide now offer game related programs of study. In view of the intense interest in computer games educators and trainers, in business, industry, the government, and the military would like to use computer games to improve the delivery of instruction. Computer Games and Instruction is intended for these educators and trainers. It reviews the research evidence supporting use of computer games, for instruction, and also reviews the history of games in general, in education, and by the military. In addition chapters examine gender differences in game use, and the implications of games for use by lower socio-economic students, for students' reading, and for contemporary theories of instruction. Finally, well known scholars of games will respond to the evidence reviewed
The determination of 28 elements in whole coal by direct-current arc spectrography by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bibliography of studies on elementary and secondary school reading, English, and mathematics for American Indian students by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conference summary on computer-aided instruction in education basics for Indian students by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What problems do American Indians have with English? by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What problems do American Indians have with mathematics? by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English as the second language of deaf students by Veda Charrow ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computer-assisted instruction in language arts for hearing-impaired students by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Distance learning and the Reserve components by J Metzko ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transfer from alternative presentations of spelling patterns in itial reading by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Models of individual trajectories in computer-assisted instruction for deaf students by Patrick Suppes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computer-based aids for learning, job performance, and decision-making in military applications : emergent technology and challenges by Robert E Foster ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Technology-based systems for education, training, and performance-aiding (including decision-aiding) may pose the ultimate test for validating approaches to integrate humans with automated systems. These systems need to model students and users. The models they generate, as well as the interactions based on them, must adapt to the evolving knowledge and skills of individual students and users. Evaluation findings suggest that such adaptations are feasible, worthwhile, and cost effective. Data drawn from many evaluations of technology-based education and training indicate overall that these systems can reduce costs by one-third and that they can also either reduce the time to achieve instructional objectives by one-third or increase achievement (holding time constant) by one-third. The likely impact on military readiness and effectiveness suggested by these findings is significant. Evaluations of technology-based performance aiding systems have suggested similar results of increased personnel effectiveness and cost-savings. They suggest a need to determine and readjust the balance between resources allocated to training and resources allocated to performance-aiding systems. Development of sharable, reusable objects and capabilities for assembling these objects on demand and in real time will substantially increase accessibility and will reduce costs of education, training, and performance-aiding while making them asynchronously and continuously available regardless of distance and time. Specifications and capabilities for such objects are the goals of much current research and development (R & D)
Performance models of American Indian students : on computer-assisted instruction in elementary mathematics by Patrick Suppes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An overview of military training by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some new (and old) directions for computer courseware by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Technology, the Columbus effect, and the third revolution in learning by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The convict and the clerics by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in Danish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An evaluation of the Stanford CAI program in initial reading (grades K through 3) by Stanford University ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computer applications in education and training: status and trends by J. D Fletcher ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Effectiveness and Cost Benefits of Computer-Based Decision Aids for Equipment Maintenance ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Data are summarized from assessments of three computer-based aids-Computer-Based Maintenance Aids System (CMAS), Portable Electronic Aid for Maintenance (PEAM), and Integrated Maintenance Information System (IMIS)-intended to support problem solving in maintenance operations. All three were shown to increase accuracy and to reduce errors and time required for maintenance operations. Cost benefits were reported for IMIS, which produced net savings of about $20 M per year in maintaining three F-16 avionics subsystems. The findings suggest that (a) a strong cost-effectiveness case can be made for the computer-based aids, (b) their development and implementation should consider the full range of options available for ensuring competent human performance, (c) both descriptive and prescriptive approaches should be employed in their design, (d) they should incorporate capabilities developed for intelligent tutoring systems, and (e) their absence from routine use despite their demonstrated value suggests that more effort is needed to ensure that the state-of-practice advances in maintenance operations along with the state of the art
 
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