Category: Digital Literacy

General Technology Competency and Use (GTCU) Framework
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General Technology Competency and Use (GTCU) Framework

Developed in Canada and authored by Dr. François Desjardins, the General Technology Competency and Use (GTCU) framework… more General Technology Competency and Use (GTCU) Framework

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American Historical Association: Digital Literacy

What Is Digital Literacy? Digital literacy means having a familiarity with and facility in navigating… more American Historical Association: Digital Literacy

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7 Free Programming Languages to Teach Kids How to Code

Kids love to code when they learn in fun ways What to Know Programming languages… more 7 Free Programming Languages to Teach Kids How to Code

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Digital competence and digital literacy in higher education research: Systematic review of concept use

Abstract Digital competence and digital literacy are concepts that are increasingly used in public discourse…. more Digital competence and digital literacy in higher education research: Systematic review of concept use

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Assessing Digital Literacy: Developing a General Measure

Although it’s not practical to create a single measure for assessing the digital literacy of… more Assessing Digital Literacy: Developing a General Measure

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Swift Playgrounds: “The Absolute Best Way to Teach Everyone to Code”

On stage at this year’s WWDC conference, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook said what we’ve all… more Swift Playgrounds: “The Absolute Best Way to Teach Everyone to Code”

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Developing Digital Literacy for All Students

Recently, a computer engineer working for a local technology company contacted me. He told me… more Developing Digital Literacy for All Students

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14 of the Best Resources for Teaching Children to Code

It is now just as important to teach children coding as it is reading and… more 14 of the Best Resources for Teaching Children to Code

Introductory Programming Courses: From MIT
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Introductory Programming Courses: From MIT

This page will help you begin to learn programming and computer science, with some suggested… more Introductory Programming Courses: From MIT

Digital_Literacy
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How to Create a Digital Literacy Curriculum in 7 Easy Steps

If you’re an educator (for either children or adults), it can be a challenge to… more How to Create a Digital Literacy Curriculum in 7 Easy Steps