- Media Literacy
- Information Literacy
- Communication & Collaboration
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
From Cable In The Classroom: 95% of teenagers use the Internet. It's up to us to teach them how to use this technology responsibly! CIC brings you InCtrl, a series of free, standards-based lessons that effectively teaches key digital citizenship concepts such as:
Recently ISTE solicited responses to this question (Should transliteracy replace language arts?) and in the latest (Sept-Oct 2013) issue of its "Learning & Leading With Technology" publication, it includes the point and counterpoint.
If you don't have this issue (which is not yet available online) you might still be interested in some of the responses posted on this web page. (Note: you need to be a member of LINKED IN in order to read the responses, so if you're not yet a member, now might be a good time to join.)
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
The writer, in this opinion piece published in The American Thinker, considers what it means to be literate in the 21st century. The times are certainly changing: but are teachers ready (and are they being prepared) to meet the challenges?