Tuesday’s seminar at La Trobe’s City campus was attended by delegates from as far away as Queensland. Initially planned for Victorian university libraries, the event was opened up more widely to meet the unexpected demand. There were also around 40 online participants, though unfortunately (given our topic) there were some technical difficulties with the last… Continue reading Digital Literacies: a seminar, a new community
It’s been a hectic week since I arrived at La Trobe, but the result is that we can really see all the hard work of the last few months coming together. I’ve been going through the outcomes from the seven focus groups, the meetings in schools led by library learning advisers, and the many conversations… Continue reading Bringing it all together
It was great to meet the teams that have been working on innovation projects with Digital Strategy funding today, and to have a chance to talk with some of the educational development and design staff at La Trobe as well. Matt Riddle introduced the topic of innovation and played some of Steve Johnson’s TED talk… Continue reading Innovation Showcase for Digital Learning
In the UK, where I’ve worked on digital issues in education for over 15 years now, more than a dozen universities have carried out some kind of digital literacy audit. One reason for doing this is to benchmark the current situation, perhaps to measure the impact of a digital initiative, or to compare with other… Continue reading What is a digital literacies audit’?