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Digital Literacies & Learning - Previous Revision

Literacy has always been a collection of cultural and communicative practices shared among members of particular groups. As society and technology change, so does literacy. Because technology has increased the intensity and complexity of literate environments, the 21st century demands that a literate person possess a wide range of abilities and competencies, many literacies.     --- NCTE Definition of 21st Century Literacy


The following NCTE/NCLE resources will help you support 21st century learners in your classroom.

Reading and Writing in a Digital World

NCLE Literacy in Learning ExchangeDigital Learning Is about More Than Tools


On Demand Web SeminarDigital Literacy Is Central to Writing Instruction
  • Lesson Plans for Developing Digital LiteraciesLesson Plans for Developing Digital Literacies
    Presents a new set of lessons designed to help you integrate a variety of digital applications into the courses and units you’re already teaching. (Sample Chapter)

Teachers as Co-Learners in the Digital Age


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