Call for Papers
2000 ACM Symposium on Applied Computing
Special Track on Computer Uses in Education
March 19-21, 2000, Villa Olmo, Como, Italy
Over the past fourteen years, the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing has become a primary forum for applied computer scientists, computer engineers, software engineers, and application developers from around the world to interact and present their work. SAC 2000 is primarily sponsored by the ACM Special Interest Group on Applied Computing (SIGAPP) and other SIGs.
Computer Uses in Education Track.
A track on Computer Uses in Education will be held at SAC00. It will be a forum for school, college, university educators, instructional technology researchers and practitioners throughout the world to share technical ideas and experiences relating to implementation and application of computers and allied technologies in support of education. Original papers, tutorials (half day) and panel proposals are invited.
Major topics of interest include but are not limited to the following: Applications of computing to teaching and learning; Artificial intelligence and education; Assessment of the impact of computing on learning; Multimedia applications in education; Computer assisted collaborative learning; Courseware development; Intelligent tutoring systems; Computer applications in the humanities, sciences, engineering and general education; Web based instruction; Virtual classroom, On-line Course, Integrating Internet resources in the curriculum; Distance education; Use of DVD , Classroom simulations using 3-D computer animation; distributed learning; Integrating voice recognition systems in teaching and learning; Multimedia technologies.
Malini Krishnamurthi Ph.D
Department of Management Science and Information Systems
California State University, Fullerton
P.O. Box 6848
Fullerton, CA 92834-6848
Guidelines for submission of Papers:
Original papers from the above mentioned topics or related areas will be considered. This includes three categories of submissions:1) original and unpublished research 2)reports of innovative computing applications in education 3) reports of successful technology transfer to new problem domains.
Each submitted paper will be fully refereed and undergo a blind review process by at least three referees. The accepted papers in all categories will be published in the ACM Press SAC 00 proceedings. Submission guidelines should be strictly followed.
September 1, 1999 ..Paper submission
November 1, 1999 Author Notification
December 1, 1999 ..Camera-ready Copy
Guidelines for submission of panels and tutorials
Tutorials and Panel suggestions should be submitted well before September 1, 1999. They will receive a less formal review by the track chair and the program committee.