Monday, October 15, 2012
Teaching critical literacies for 21st century learning
In today’s technological age children are surrounded by popular culture texts in the mediasphere – on TV, on the radio, in books, newspapers and magazines, on the web. Children are bringing to school a range of literacies developed through interacting with the mediasphere as both consumers and produces. As educators we need to find a way to bridge the literacies children are bringing to school with them and the literacies they will need for living in the 21st century. Read more here.