Vermonters need to be digitally literate in order to thrive in todays high-tech world. Hear from those who are working to provide instruction to ensure that citizens have the skills they need, as well as a statewide employer who understands how digital literacy strengthens our economy and workforce productivity.
1. Digital Literacy A Recipe for Success Linda McSweeney LMcSweeney802@gmail.com Vermont Connected: Envisioning the Future of Vermonts Digital Economy http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3d/Cheese_Soup_Recipe.jpg September 23, 2014
7. Digital literacy is the ability to USE information and communication technologies to FIND, UNDERSTAND, EVALUATE, CREATE, and COMMUNICATE digital information, an ability that requires both cognitive and technical skills. ALA Digital Literacy Taskforce, 2011.
8. SAMR Model
9. Ruben R. Puentedura, As We May Teach: Educational Technology, From Theory Into Practice. (2009)
10. Substitution The Book Report
11. Augmentation A podcast book review
12. Modification Create a book trailer http://animoto.com/play/7vO2EFZq8ENszXAn7rzx5w
13. Redefinition An all-grade read of R.J. Palicios book, Wonder Students create a collaborative presentation posted to the schools announcement screen Host a virtual book discussion with students in another school Students plan An Evening of Wonder event and lead activities with parents & community members
14. Learn how to cook-- try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun. --Julia Child