For centuries, literacy has referred to the ability to read and write. Today, we get most of our information through an interwoven system of media technologies. The ability to read many types of media has become an essential skill in the 21st Century. Media literacy is the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, and create media. After that we should be able to reflect and act. Media literate youth and adults are better able to understand the complex messages we…Continue
Added by Ana Markotić on May 27, 2015 at 14:41 — No Comments
Yesterday 25th May 2015 the WSIS 2015 forum started in Geneva organized by ITU. Since 2009 GDCO used to participate in WSIS through online consultation preparatory meetings, workshops exhibition, high level debates, interventions and high level policy statement.This year we have our own workshop, a panelist in the Social internet forum, high level policy statement,…Continue
Finally I've found some time to read ''A Digital Single Market Strategy for Europe'', published on 6th May. I am happy to see that the policy makers admit the importance of the digital skills for building ''an inclusive e-society'' and that it requires ''change in the way education and training systems adapt to the digital revolution''. Also, "the Commission will address digital…Continue
Added by Stela Stancheva on May 19, 2015 at 15:00 — No Comments
Activation Foundation was involved in Get Online Week 2015 in Poland as the FRSI Partner. Around The Get Online Week many activities were organized, as well as meeting and workshops.
In eight Foundation Offices throughout Poland participants could take part in the workshop:…Continue
Added by Emilia Olejnik-Malinowska on May 6, 2015 at 10:00 — No Comments
On 23rd April 2015 the Parliament of the Federation Walloon-Brussels (Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles) held a discussion forum on the digital gap ("fracture numérique").
The Ministry responsible for education presented several projects in primary and secondary schools aimed at tackling the digital gap:
Added by Gabriela Ruseva on May 4, 2015 at 15:30 — No Comments