About this Course
Our global classroom, you will expereince first hand the transformative power of technology and social media as it will grow you ability to:
- Find Relevant Information
- Manage Tasks and Information
- Research effectively
- Engage more deeply in projects
- Pursue your passions
- Connect you with experts and mentors
- Stay passionately committed to what matters most
We will operate as a community of learning and practice. There are no experts here, only those with more expereince. Each and every learner will have a voice and place in our community. As we engage in conversations, collaborative projects, and inquiry- oriented learning, you will find yours.
DIgital literacy is about communication and participation, so we will be exploring the bounds of these new literacies in a number of ways, such as blogging, microblogging. live and archived chats, discussion forums, audio and video experiments. You will be evaluated in our community and in the global community on your willingness and ability to emmunicate effectively in and across each of these mediums.
To get the most out of this course and your expereince over the next several weeks, be expected to be overwhelemed. Understand that this may be new. And celebrate the struggle and grapple ahead. What lies after, is indescribable. Your learning will never be the same.