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November 7, 2017

Digital literacy training to make students producers, not just consumers

“…while many college students receive some digital literacy training, most received minimal or no training in the production of basic digital content while in school, which could hamper their success in the workforce.”


October 11, 2017

The moving target of Network Literacy

Wikipedia defines Network Literacy as “an emerging digital literacy that deals with computer network knowledge and skills. It is linked to computer literacy and information literacy. Network literacy relates to the basic knowledge and skills required for citizens to participate in the networked society.”


September 13, 2017

Canada’s Science Literacy Week and National Science Reading Day

A week-long celebration of science in Canada, September 18-24, 2017


September 7, 2016

Earth Science Literacy Principles – sharing with students why Earth science

Do you use the Earth Science Literacy Principles with your students? By sharing this document with your students and integrating it with classroom exercises and assignments, students can learn why and how the larger community feels about the importance of Earth science.