Tips for Teaching Digital & Information Literacy
Digital & Information Literacy Lesson Highlights:
- Understanding top-level domains
- How Google searches change based on the personal information they collect
- Evaluating hoax sites
- Search tips to make your Google search effective
- Using Creative Commons-licensed images through Google Images
- …and more!
Digital Literacy and Web Literacy: What’s the Difference?
Resources for Teaching Digital & Web Literacies
The Challenge of Information Literacy in a time of Social Media and Pervasive Information by Neil Krasnoff
the challenge of social media with respect to information literacy is that networked individuals are continually bombarded with information. Thus, information literacy’s importance must make the leap from the academic world, where purposeful information search is the norm, to “real life,” where information continually competes for the audience.