Pedagogical and Learning Strategies for Promoting Internet Information Literacy in Singapore Secondary School Students

Poh Gek (Julie) Lim
2005 International Journal of Pedagogies and Learning  
Internet information literacy has the potential to open the whole world of knowledge to easy access and use. Computer literacy and Internet readiness alone do not empower the learner to capitalise on the use of the Internet to acquire useful knowledge. Without information literacy, the learner would be overwhelmed not only by the information overload but also by being confronted with the amount of unreliable information posted on the Internet. Therefore this paper looks at how the Internet age
more » ... w the Internet age might influence the ways that students learn and how to capitalise on it to prepare those students for the digital world of today and how to be empowered for the future challenges of the increasing complexities of tomorrow. International Journal
doi:10.5172/ijpl.1.3.30 fatcat:vyimn7sv4jfu5mh7eoh2smpcca