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Youth, Technology, and DIY

Yasmin B. Kafai, Kylie A. Peppler
2011 Review of Research in Education  
In the review, we will first provide a historical overview of the shifting perspectives of two related fields-new media literacies and computer literacy -before outlining the general trends in DIY media  ...  Special attention will be given to the digital practices of remixing, reworking, and repurposing popular media among disadvantaged youth.  ...  Acknowledgments This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation (CIS-0855868 and 0855886) to the authors in addition to prior funding to the first author (ITR-0325828).  ... 
doi:10.3102/0091732x10383211 fatcat:62yvrvv2unhsdmhnaalgywpffa

Practical and Ethical Considerations for Schools Using Social Media to Promote Physical Literacy in Youth

Trevor Bopp, Michael Stellefson
2020 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
of physical activity, and (2) use of wearable technologies among youth to accrue experiences that enhance physical literacy competencies.  ...  promotes physical literacy, including through experiential use of wearable technologies.  ...  With these concerns in mind, we now consider the following two critical issues most closely associated with utilizing social media to improve youth physical literacy in schools: (1) the integration of  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph17041225 pmid:32074968 fatcat:q2bn3jcqancrlex4vg5qtvajx4

Exploring Research Topics in the Field of School Librarianship based on Text Mining

Soohyung Joo, Maria Cahill
2021 School Libraries Worldwide  
Additionally, professional role, technology, and inquiry skills are amongst popular topics in School Libraries Worldwide, while information literacy, reading, and learning are more common topics in School  ...  Topic modeling extracted 20 research topics in the field including: school library programming; information literacy; professional roles; digital and technology leadership; research design; policy and  ...  However, there are some discrepancies in popular topics between the two journals.  ... 
doi:10.29173/slw8214 fatcat:ww4g7dihdnanpocqkboa2zadmq

Impact of Overemphasis of Technology on Information Literacy Program: A Study

Bibhuti Kumar Singh
2019 Indian Journal of Information Sources and Services  
Such assumption also reflected in Information Literacy programs which are offered in the academic institutions.  ...  to meet the challenges generated by Information Technology in the form of Information Explosion.  ...  It has becoming very much essential to people to be equipped with the different facet of Information Literate. Further, we also need to see Information Literacy Program in a broader social context.  ... 
doi:10.51983/ijiss.2019.9.s1.571 fatcat:2mhlb7zeq5bulhcjdtzhwtb7we

The Status of Design in Technology Teacher Education in the United States

Scott A Warner, Laura L. Morford
2004 Journal of Technology Education  
The titles of the more popular courses in each of the two categories are reported in Table 1 .  ...  for further investigation into the nature and role of design toward achieving technological literacy.  ... 
doi:10.21061/jte.v15i2.a.3 fatcat:fm2gr3px3fdhpjheof7spyx4bm

Evolution and diffusion of information literacy topics

Yating Li, Ye Chen, Qiyu Wang
2021 Scientometrics  
to promote the comprehensive, sustainable and effective improvement in information literacy.  ...  Nine global topics differed in terms of their temporal and subject characteristics, and this study focused on ability, technology, field, people, place and application of information literacy.  ...  Therefore, it is necessary to further retrospectively examine the topical development of information literacy from a dynamic perspective.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11192-021-03925-y pmid:33758441 pmcid:PMC7970783 fatcat:cpsx5mblqraypncizsiszxhmjq

A Study on the Current Status and Improvement Plans of ICT Education for Elementary and Secondary Schools in Korea

Woochun Jun
2015 Asia-pacific Journal of Multimedia services convergent with Art Humanities and Sociology  
The purpose of this paper is to present the current status and development plans of ICT education in Korea. So far Korean government has emphasized ICT education since 2000.  ...  In this paper, first of all, the basic concepts and areas of ICT education are introduced. Then, current status of ICT education is discussed in terms of ICT literacy and application education.  ...  However, coding education becomes popular with advanced user friendly programming languages as educational programming language.  ... 
doi:10.14257/ajmahs.2015.06.15 fatcat:vqi3ycrgl5bunjv4nwmzbdfcci

Science Literacy: A Discussion and an Information-Based Definition

Gregg Sapp
1992 College and Research Libraries  
DIMENSIONS OF SCIENCE LITERACY Science literacy has two distinct dimensions.  ...  In the interest of furthering progress, efforts to popularize science were launched in order to debunk the misconceptions and superstitions that impeded it. 27 The venerable Scientific American was first  ... 
doi:10.5860/crl_53_01_21 fatcat:bfl42ywlkjb6ppeefopfuuva54

An Approach to Digital Literacy through the Integration of Media and Information Literacy

Marcus Leaning
2019 Media and Communication  
Digital literacy often serves as an 'umbrella' term for a range of distinct educational practices which seek to equip the user to function in digitally rich societies.  ...  technology affords users new communicative practices while information literacy has not fully developed a critical approach in the way media literacy has.  ...  In spite of the radically different political agendas of the two approaches both see a common goal in resisting popular culture.  ... 
doi:10.17645/mac.v7i2.1931 fatcat:4qg4clijare2ppfxvk7tu4up64

Civic science literacy in Thailand: the role of scientific communities to support lifelong learning

Ganigar Chen, Pichai Sonchaeng, Archanya Ratana-ubol
2019 ScienceAsia  
Through more than two-hundred hands-on exhibits, and intensive educational and public programs, NSM engages Thais and the international audience with new and surprising experiences in science and technology  ...  Civic scientific literacy takes it further towards the goal of informed public policy making by enabling citizens to become sufficiently aware of science and science-related public issues in order for  ... 
doi:10.2306/scienceasia1513-1874.2019.45.299 fatcat:paxkin2m3fbinn47cwb24i63ry

The Past, Present, and Future of Reading Diagnosis and Remediation

Evan Ortlieb
2012 Journal of Language Teaching and Research  
The instructional delivery methods and strategies used today must match the 21 st century needs of students in the age of digital literacy.  ...  Research into causation of reading difficulties has progressed from cognitive deficit models to learning styles and back to brain functionality.  ...  University-based reading laboratories and clinics will also utilize technology in their approaches to literacy advancement.  ... 
doi:10.4304/jltr.3.3.395-400 fatcat:dk5s2ntjjvaythw736256dln7u

Using popular media to build literacy

Barbara P. Heuer
2007 New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education  
Tapping Popular Media to Facilitate Literacy Urban adult-literacy programs are as varied as the adult students they serve.  ...  Two perspectives have hampered recognition of media' s role in informally fostering literacy. One centers on the developing definitions of literacy.  ... 
doi:10.1002/ace.267 fatcat:xr7aegmbvrdofob6hjj3kk67am

A Study on the Functions, Target, Influential Factors and Evaluation System of Science Popularization Capability Construction of University Science and Technology Parks

Xinming Han, Shukun Tang, Li Zhao
2017 Open Journal of Social Sciences  
At present, the scientific literacy of Chinese citizens is still at a low level, and it is still a long way to go for the nation to improve its science popularization capability.  ...  The study illustrates the basic functions of science popularization capability construction of university science and technology park in three aspects: speeding up the transformation university scientific  ...  Finally, the science and technology park continuously strengthen their own capacity building, to further enhance the civic science literacy in the university and even the region.  ... 
doi:10.4236/jss.2017.511003 fatcat:s3fpappv2vbn7d5zbbk3bj3xvi

Preparing Pre-Service Teachers to Teach Media Literacy: A Response to "Fake News"

Todd S. Cherner, Kristal Curry
2019 Journal of Media Literacy Education  
teachers enrolled in an instructional technology class approached media literacy.  ...  However, with the rise of "fake news" and sensationalism along with technology's ever-growing role in society, media literacy offers teachers and students a set of skills to analyze, critique, and respond  ...  To further support teachers in using technology meaningfully with their students, Hobbs and Jensen (2009) explain that "A world full of ever-changing technologies means that new media literacies must  ... 
doi:10.23860/jmle-2019-11-1-1 fatcat:6k64tynpsrbwros537tei7l4bu

Learner Receptiveness Towards Mobile Technology in a College English Program: The Smart Decision?

Barry Lawrence
2015 English Teaching  
Learner receptiveness towards mobile technology in a college English program: The smart decision? English Teaching, 70(1), 3-28.  ...  Motivation to develop L2 digital literacy was a significant predictor outside the classroom. Further, learners most receptive to smartphones were consistently so inside and outside the classroom.  ...  to college English programs in particular.  ... 
doi:10.15858/engtea.70.1.201503.3 fatcat:diuikvgdxbfq7gpzpuosmtupqi
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