Information Literacy

Information Literacy

In this age of journalistic hyperbole, information literacy is more important than ever. The internet is at once an echo chamber and hall of mirrors, where news is amplified to distortion and twisted into kinks. Without the necessary skills to parse facts,…

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5 Reasons Why Kids Should Learn to Code

5 Reasons Why Kids Should Learn to Code

What’s coding anyway? e-Quipped has invited technology blogger, Madelein Lindeque to explain coding in a nutshell. She explains, “One can think of it as learning another language to understand and manipulate our current and future electronic devices.” Read on to…

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Real-Time Training in Responsible Media Use

Real-Time Training in Responsible Media Use

For high school students, having to learn about digital citizenship and cyber-safety feels insulting. It smacks of adults invading youth territory and telling them how to run their country. Digital Citizenship lessons feel artificial because they are artificial. Teachers harp…

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