Digital Literacy and Online Participation

The American Library Association (ALA) defines digital literacy as “the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills.” Digital literacy covers more than just send a text and post to social media, in education, it encompasses so much more. It involves acquiring specific skillsContinue reading “Digital Literacy and Online Participation”

Course: Teach Kids To Read

We have developed a teacher training curriculum and were able to host training sessions for teachers and educational personnel about new techniques of teaching how to read. We believe this will empower teachers in classrooms to teach more effectively.

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Full Circle

There is so much I have learnt from this course.  Meeting and collaborating with like minded individuals from across the globe has been amazing.  From our very first Zoom meeting – when we were all a little tense to this very moment – we have had such amazing fun whilst learning.    PBL 7 –Continue reading “Full Circle”

SYNERGISTIC!

How amazing it is that I could find a single word to describe an entire process.  Synergistic perfectly describes the process of collaboration that occurs in an online learning community.   The coming together of many different people to produce many different thoughts and ideas.  Online learning communities are small groups of students who share commonContinue reading “SYNERGISTIC!”