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Education for - and about - communication and media
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Why is Digital Literacy Important?

Why is Digital Literacy Important? | Educommunication | Scoop.it

Literacy skills have always been important. In centuries past, people communicated via letters. These letters soon turned into telegraph messages. From there we advanced to the telephone, internet...


Via Bonnie Bracey Sutton, Ivon Prefontaine, Ken Morrison, Reijo Kupiainen
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, July 23, 2013 6:29 PM

Because it is part of the world we live in. It is not the only part but still needs to be seen that way and we need to recognize challenges and opportunities.

Nadine Gregory Trinchero's curator insight, July 26, 2013 12:26 PM

good overview

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Improving Visual Literacy

Improving Visual Literacy | Educommunication | Scoop.it

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Ken Morrison's comment, August 21, 2012 3:40 AM
Thank you for the rescoop. I really like the slideshares at the bottom. I am going to start using the 'trick question" slide in some of my presentations. What a fun way to get attention and show personality. Best of luck to you. I like what I see on this site!
Ken
Ken Morrison's comment, August 21, 2012 6:58 PM
thank you for the rescoop. I really like the 'we are the future' encouraging video on this link. Also, wonderful slide tips. I love the trick question tip. I am going to use that with my students. What a great way to get attention and show personality. Have a great day.
Ken
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How To Make Students Better Online Researchers

How To Make Students Better Online Researchers | Educommunication | Scoop.it

I recently came across an article in Wired Magazine called "Why Kids Can't Search".


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Ken Morrison's comment, October 1, 2012 11:25 PM
Hi Christopher. Thank you for the rescoop. Best of luck to you!
Ken Morrison's comment, October 2, 2012 8:43 PM
Thank you for the rescoop Anita
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Is Apple trying to screw us? Or is it our poor media literacy skills?

Is Apple trying to screw us?  Or is it our poor media literacy skills? | Educommunication | Scoop.it

An interesting look at how we hurt ourselves by believing what we read. 


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Ken Morrison's comment, August 19, 2012 11:52 AM
Hitting close to home, I almost fell for the recent talk about the 'censored' TED talk.
Ken Morrison's comment, August 19, 2012 2:41 PM
Thank you for the recoop. It looks like you have a great site here.
Ken
Manuel Pinto's comment, August 19, 2012 3:31 PM
Thanks, Ken. I wouldn't say better about your curation work.