Meeting educational needs of the elderly in ICT: two exploratory case studies

@article{Sayago2007MeetingEN,
  title={Meeting educational needs of the elderly in ICT: two exploratory case studies},
  author={Sergio Sayago and Patricia Santos and Maite Gonz{\'a}lez and M{\'i}riam Arenas and Laura L{\'o}pez},
  journal={ACM Crossroads},
  year={2007},
  volume={14}
}
While the advent of information technology in the form of PCs and the Internet has revolutionized the way people work, play, and interact, many elderly people are left behind [14]. They grew up without computers and therefore have more difficulty in perceiving the value and usefulness of ICT (information and communication technologies) in their daily activities than do young and middleaged people. Luckily, there are many initiatives and research to educate and encourage the use of ICT among the… CONTINUE READING

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