Category Archives: digital literacy
This is a heartwarming, at least to me the Librarian, tale, that shows how one country can fight fake news, raise literacy standards and create generations of critical thinkers: Finland is winning the war on disinformation.
Experts fear we’ll soon be raising illiterate generations as Aussie kids’ speech issues hit worst levels
A really thought provoking article from a newspaper I normally don’t read.
I think my most important takeaway was the focus on reading out loud to our children. Working as a Reading Tutor in my tween’s school I notice this a lot, that children need to hear us read out loud.
A reminder of how simple it can be to create 10 Ways to Make Home Reading a Path to Lifelong Literacy by Kyla McDonald
Do you love your Library? Do you need to be reminded why they are glorious havens of community?
Then read this list from Tiffany King, and be reminded.
Digital Literacy and Information Literacy are essential life skills for we citizens of our world. A great informative article here on how School Librarians help folk navigate this changing landscape.
Some great suggestions on Study Skills: Successful study for parents.
I know I was a mature age student with a family when I went back to study for my Library qualifications. It was the hardest but most rewarding course I’ve done, juggling partner, child and study, but so worth it.