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Digital Literacy for Children and Apps for Learning

Here are some online resources selected by Children’s and Teen’s library staff that help support… more Digital Literacy for Children and Apps for Learning

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Mental health effects of school closures during COVID-19

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic—and the social distancing measures that many countries have implemented—have… more Mental health effects of school closures during COVID-19

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How Digital Literacy Impacts Today’s Classroom

Every day, students are bombarded by endless media messages. From ads on YouTube videos to peer-to-peer… more How Digital Literacy Impacts Today’s Classroom

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14 Digital Literacy Activities

Following a PD session I was involved with yesterday on creating  Digital Literacies I have… more 14 Digital Literacy Activities

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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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Assessing Digital Literacy—A Framework for Developing a General Measure

In January 2015, ATD offered the webinar, Helping Learners Learn in the Digital Era, during which… more Assessing Digital Literacy—A Framework for Developing a General Measure

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15 Fun Crafts To Teach Financial Literacy To Kids

Money isn’t this easiest subject to get kids excited about. Unless you’re giving it to… more 15 Fun Crafts To Teach Financial Literacy To Kids

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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

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Learning Code for Free: The Ultimate Guide for 2020

The days of the Computer Science degree as the end-all, be-all is over. And guess… more Learning Code for Free: The Ultimate Guide for 2020

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Best Coding Tools for Elementary

These elementary-level tools help kids learn to code by targeting the foundations of programming: problem-solving, logic, and… more Best Coding Tools for Elementary