What is Digital Literacy?
In order for Nation Builders to thrive in today’s world, digital skills are essential. Digital Literacy is about more than being able to use a computer. It is the ability “use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills” (American Library Association Digital Task Force, 2016).
There are 8 key components:
Empowering Nation Builders to flourish as digital citizens is important to T4EA. Digital literacy is weaved into all of our programming. Two programs that directly support digital literacy at T4EA are:
Digital Literacy Days