ERIC Number: EJ1132050
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
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Becoming Literate Digitally in a Digitally Literate Environment of Their Own
O'Byrne, W. Ian; Pytash, Kristine E.
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v60 n5 p499-504 Mar-Apr 2017
This commentary begins with a summary of the current landscape of literacy, technology, and education. The authors then examine A Domain of One's Own as an important new initiative and explore how teachers and schools can implement this initiative. The authors contend that the building and developing of A Domain of One's Own is a good example of how schools can engage students in complex and meaningful literacy practices. In addition, the authors discuss the challenges and opportunities of providing students with a domain of their own to use as they start their literacy careers in our schools.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
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