Digital Literacy and Communication

Digital Communication

Promote Good Digital Citizenship: 10 Ideas for Rich Academic Student Discussion Online
Many classrooms now include an online element, whether with collaborative documents or blended learning tools. This article gives some structure to what can seem like the wild world of online communication.

Introducing Social Media to Elementary Students
This article from Edutopia writer Beth Holland describes why elementary students should learn the rules of interacting online.
Digital Literacy

Literacies for the digital age: Media literacy
Learning how to understand and decode online media is one component of digital literacy. Read more from Kathy Schrock about the different kinds of literacies.

Project Information Literacy
"Project Information Literacy (PIL) is a large-scale, national study about early adults and their research habits, conducted in partnership with the University of Washington's iSchool."