After reading the articles assigned for this week I learned the impact that social media has on todays people. The article I read discussed how a twitter user falsely claimed that the New York Stock exchange was flooded during Hurricane Sandy. 132 more words
Tags » Meta-literacy
Meta – to go beyond. Literacy – to be able to read and write.
Thus, metaliteracy is to go beyond just reading and writing and delving deeper into information itself. 276 more words
Students would describe themselves as digitally or media literate, yet in the strictest sense of the definition they are not. Studies on digital literacy reveal that students are early adopters of technology but fail to fully utilize the technology in an operative sense (Young). 160 more words