DIGITAL LITERACY HUB
What is digital literacy? According to Canada's Media Smarts, "it is more than technological know-how. It includes a wide variety of ethical, social, and reflective practices that are embedded in work, learning, leisure, and daily life." We make it easy for you to know if your child is digitally-literate with this checklist of essential skills:
CyberWise was tapped by iKeepSafe to help create a digital literacy education program* for grownups— called BE a PRO™. This acronym reflects research gathered by iKeepSafe from various experts — including cyber security professionals, media and digital literacy practitioners, public health officials, media psychologists, law enforcement officers, and more — about what it takes to be digitally literate.
Now even grownups with limited technical proficiency can BE a PRO™ online by using these resources:
*BE a PRO™ won the Nat'l Association for Media Literacy in Education (NAMLE) Media Literate Award in 2013.
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