Different worlds? A comparison of young people's home and school ICT use

  title={Different worlds? A comparison of young people's home and school ICT use},
  author={N. Kent and Keri Facer},
  journal={J. Comp. Assisted Learning},
This paper explores young people’s access to and use of computers in the home and at school. Drawing on a questionnaire survey, conducted in 2001 and 2003 with over 1800 children in the South-West of England, on group interviews in school with over 190 children and with visits to 11 families, the paper discusses: (1) children’s current use of computers in the home and in school; 2) changing patterns of computer use in home and school between 2001 and 2003; (3) the impact of age, gender and… CONTINUE READING

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