Digital Literacy Platforms

Digital Literacy Platforms

Course Description

Digital literacy includes knowledge, skills, and behaviors involving the effective use of digital devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktop PC’s for purpose of communication, expression, collaboration and advocacy. This class will explore how to teach these skills to our students through use of free, online curriculum. Compare and contract several options to find the best fit for your program and get things started right away!

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Develop a fundamental understanding of computers and connections.
  • Learn to interact and communicate with others safely in an online environment.
  • Explore operating system basics.
  • Understand the different productivity software and how to identify which ones are the best fit for your needs.
  • Use digital technology, communication tools or networks to locate, evaluate and create information.

At a Glance

  • Content Areas: Computer Science, Digital Literacy, Tech Tools
  • Audience: Administrators, Educators, After School Providers, Community, Business
  • Time Frame: half day, full day
  • Training Delivery Method: your location, regional workshop
  • Device Requirements: Personal Computing Device

Enrollment Information

Technology & Innovation in Education

For more information, to schedule a date or customize your program, contact Julie Mathiesen at 605-394-1876 or by filling out form below.