Designing a ‘digitally literate’ student and educator was the first group activity at the DL seminar held in Melbourne on 15 December. What does a digitally literate educator look like and what does a digitally literate student look like? These are the questions that have been uppermost in our mind at La Trobe University as we have… Continue reading Picturing a ‘digitally literate’ student and educator…
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
La Trobe University Library is very excited to be hosting a digital literacies seminar in Melbourne on Tuesday 15th December with Helen Beetham as our guest speaker. Helen is currently in Australia working with La Trobe University. Join us at the La Trobe University city campus or online for the webinar. Register online by Friday… Continue reading Digital literacies seminar – join the conversation in Melbourne or online
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’?