Tag Archives: digital literacy

Digital literacy : The eight elements of digital literacies

Is digital literacy on your radar?  Are you digitally literate?  Can you unpack it for the people you work with, or contribute confidently to discussions about it? This is a very practical slideshare presentation from Doug Belshaw.  He gives a … Continue reading

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Digital literacy handbook for educational practitioners

“This handbook introduces educational practitioners to the concepts and contexts of digital literacy and supports them in developing their own practice aimed at fostering the components of digital literacy in classroom subject teaching and in real school settings.”  Futurelab introduce … Continue reading

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Transliteracy and public libraries – what might it look like?

Wanting to explore the notion of Transliteracy?  This collection of slides and presentations curated by The Proverbial Lone Wolf Librarian  is well worth a look. Thinking about what transliteracy means to your services, to the way your library does business?  … Continue reading

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Readings related to online learning communities

As I find them, I will post links here to readings related to the previous blog post about Creating a community of connected learners in the NZ library landscape. From eLearning Magazine How to Build and Lead Successful Online Communities: … Continue reading

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Creating a community of connected learners in the NZ library landscape: Could we? Should we?

In recent months I have been contemplating ways of facilitating professional development for our wider public library team – currently a very diverse group of 50 plus people.  Some are highly qualified professionals, some are quite content to rock up … Continue reading

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Transliteracy and information literacy: Why it is important that we understand the connection

I have been on the Transliteracy bandwagon for some time now, following the Bobbi Newman (and significant others) Libraries and Transliteracy blog with interest. I have two pressing concerns with Transliteracy, neither of which cast any doubts on the premise … Continue reading

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Student personal learning networks – a transliterate approach

I love the domino effect – the arrival of Bobbi Newman’s latest post in my inbox this morning led me first to another viewing of the excellent Buffy Hamilton’s presentation called Framing Transliterate Learning Through Inquiry and Participatory Culture. Bobbi kindly … Continue reading

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