Artifact Details

Title

Computer bits : news about computer education

Catalog Number

102776350

Type

Text

Date

1968-09

Publisher

Fabri-Tek Incorporated

Identifying Numbers

Publication number Volume 3, issue 1

Extent

4 p.

Description

Fabri-Tek Incorporated, Educational Products Division newsletter entitled "Computer Bits : news about computer education" published as a service to teachers. Article titles are as follows: "Profile of a President" summarizes the perspectives of William F. Foss; "Computer Curriculum Development Project Takes Shape in Southern Minnesota" by Donald L. Henderson (Mankato State College) discusses the introduction of computer concepts on all levels of education; "Editorial Comments"; "Quarter Million Mile Computer...Shares Employment" highlights the use of the Fabri-Tek BI-TRAN SIX by the U.S. Army to provide senior officers with a general knowledge the characteristics, capabilities, and limitations of automated data processing (ADP) equipment; techniques and principles of systems analysis and design; management operations in planning, developing, using and evaluating an automatic system; and existing and planned Army systems in support of various Army functions; "Prime Factorization", problem and solution programmed by a high school student, Robert Schneider.

Category

Newsletter

Credit

Gift of Frank G. "Jerry" Snyder

Lot Number

X6818.2013

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