To the Editors:
Your story "The Wizard Inside the Machines" [COMPUTERS, April 16] gives credit where credit is due. I find my job as a high school teacher more challenging thanks to the software manufacturers and programmers you mentioned. These outstanding innovators have provided exceptional educational programs that allow students to develop their minds commensurate with their ability. As a classroom aid, this software has brought about a significant change in the attitude of my students. The result is improved attendance, motivation and attention span.
Pamela Porr Beer Nevada, Mo.
As a word-processing instructor, I was disturbed by your use of the...