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And yet more resources…

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

Here are the links we discussed in class yesterday (plus, a few more):

PEW’s “What Kind of Tech User Are You?” quiz – this site has TONS of resources and statistics about internet use

CSS Zen Garden – a look at how the same information can be portrayed in different, visual ways

ECAR National Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology(2011) – a national survey of students and their technology preferences

Readings for March 27

Sunday, March 25th, 2012

There are two articles for Tuesday’s class – you can find them by using Dacus Library databases :)

  • Bronwyn Williams, “Tomorrow will not be like today: Literacy and identity in a world of multiliteracies,” J. Adolescent & Adult Literacy 51.8 (2008) (Academic Search Premier)
  • Kouider Mokhtari et al., “Assessing the New Literacies of Online Reading Comprehension” The Reading Teacher 62.4 (2008): 354-57. (Academic Search Premier)

And again, for those interested, here are more resources about language and online identity:

Additional Resources

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

I have updated the resource page with the links from today’s class discussion. Make sure you look at this page – it will be helpful as we move towards the multimedia project!