How to Create a Digital Literacy Curriculum in 7 Easy Steps

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If you’re an educator (for either children or adults), it can be a challenge to create lessons for digital literacy, or even simply find ways to integrate digital technologies into your classroom. Luckily, there are plenty of online resources that you can make use of to create your own curriculum. We’ve got a list of them … Read moreHow to Create a Digital Literacy Curriculum in 7 Easy Steps

Financial Education Resources (from The Bank of Canada)

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An annotated list of Canadian and international websites that provide financial information, on topics such as inflation, banking, personal finances, investing and consumer protection. Canadian Resources Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) AMF is the government body that regulates Quebec’s financial markets and provides assistance to consumers of financial products and services. The Consumer Services section … Read moreFinancial Education Resources (from The Bank of Canada)

Digital Literacy: The Ministry of Education in British Columbia

The Ministry of Education in British Columbia

Digital literacy is an important skill to have in today’s technology based world.  The Ministry of Education defines digital literacy as “the interest, attitude and ability of individuals to appropriately use digital technology and communication tools to access, manage, integrate, analyze and evaluate information, construct new knowledge, create and communicate with others”. Digital Literacy Framework … Read moreDigital Literacy: The Ministry of Education in British Columbia

8 Sites with Free Digital Literacy Courses and How to Use Them

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If you want to learn how to improve your digital literacy skills, we’ve got the solution for you. In this article, we’ve made a list of the 8 best sites for free online learning. We’ll explain how each one works and give you some quick instructions on how to use each of them, so you’ll know which … Read more8 Sites with Free Digital Literacy Courses and How to Use Them

Digital Literacy 101

Media Smarts

New digital literacy resources for teachers, developed by MediaSmarts, to support the implementation  of digital literacy into their teaching practice and to help them to develop digital literacy lessons and activities that suit their students’ needs. Tutorials or Powerpoint presentations geared to grade levels Digital Literacy 101 While MediaSmarts’ research shows that teachers place considerable … Read moreDigital Literacy 101