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Literacy Is NOT Enough
The authors present an effective framework for integrating comprehensive literacy or fluency into the traditional curriculum to prepare students for a technology-driven and global culture.
- Grade Level: Secondary, PreK-12, Elementary
- ISBN: 9781412987806
- Published By: Corwin
- Series: The 21st Century Fluency Series
- Year: 2011
- Page Count: 232
- Publication date: October 28, 2011
How to upgrade literacy instruction for digital learners
Educating 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. In Literacy is NOT Enough, the authors explain in detail how to add these new components of literacy:
- Solution Fluency
- Information Fluency
- Creativity Fluency
- Collaboration Fluency
Students 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.
Table of Contents
About the Authors
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?