Digital Leadership is Essential in Exponential Times

We no longer live in the industrialized print-based society that many of us grew up in.  Technology has become increasingly pervasive and connected to everything we do.  Our grade 4 students have never lived without the iPhone, yet just 10 years ago, we didn’t even think of taking pictures with phones.  In fact, we often … Continue reading Digital Leadership is Essential in Exponential Times

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Creating the Compelling Case for Change: Digital Literacies are Essential

Why are digital literacies important in 2017? It may seem like a silly question, but are they really at the forefront of our work in education? Bryan Alexander suggests that digital literacies upset the balance of power, because they empower students to question authority, and they empower citizens to find truth. The RSA suggests that … Continue reading Creating the Compelling Case for Change: Digital Literacies are Essential