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Literacy Is NOT Enough
21st Century Fluencies for the Digital Age



May 2012 | 232 pages | Corwin
How to upgrade literacy instruction for digital learnersEducating students to traditional literacy standards is no longer enough. If students are to thrive in their academic and 21st-century careers, then independent and creative thinking hold the highest currency. The authors explain in detail how to add these new components of literacy:· Solution Fluency + Information Fluency + Creativity Fluency + Collaboration FluencyStudents must master a completely different set of skills to succeed in a culture of technology-driven automation, abundance, and access to global labor markets. The authors present an effective framework for integrating comprehensive literacy or fluency into the traditional curriculum.
 
About the Authors
 
Dedication
 
Foreword
 
Introduction
 
1. Highly Educated, Useless People
 
2. Is the Factory Gone?
 
3. 21st-Century Fluencies
 
4. Solution Fluency
 
5. Information Fluency
 
6. Creativity Fluency
 
7. Media Fluency
 
8. Collaboration Fluency
 
9. Global Digital Citizenship
 
10. 21st-Century Learning Environment
 
11. 21st-Century Fluency Lessons
 
12. So Where Do We Begin?

Text did not cover the range of topics that I was seeking for this course.

Mr Rhett Hutchins
Language & Literacy Education, University of Georgia
October 15, 2012

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ISBN: 9781412987806
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