Focus Area

Digital Literacy & Citizenship

Resources, professional learning, and support for building the next generation of engaged, knowledgeable, and responsible digital citizens.

District, school, and classroom strategies & support

Digital literacy is big, not just in terms of impact for today’s students, but also when it comes to individual competencies. Whether you’re teaching media literacy, digital ethics, online safety, or computer literacy, the LTC can provide support geared toward individual classrooms and institution-level strategies.

Upcoming Events

Digital Literacy & Citizenship Events

2022 Digital Literacy Conference

| $25

Join teachers and other education stakeholders for a one-day virtual conference centered on this new literacy, with presenters offering their views on how to best integrate digital literacy into instruction across several subject areas.

Nicole Zumpano
Nicole Zumpano
Director of Instructional Technology Coaching, Learning Technology Center

Media Literacy: Helping Students Make Sense of their Digital World

| $40

Can your students spot fake news? Do they know how to evaluate research sources for veracity? Are they aware of how social media works and its impact on their everyday lives? They’ll need to be able to do all three (and more) to become successful digital citizens, and that starts today, in our digitally-connected classrooms.

Eric Santos
Eric Santos
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Chicagoland, Learning Technology Center

AA#1788 Connected Leaders: Leveraging the Power of Social Networks

| $210

By leveraging social media, educational leaders can connect with experts across their communities and the world to expand their perspectives, build relationships, and create opportunities for student learning. Face-to-face networks […]

Nicole Zumpano
Nicole Zumpano
Director of Instructional Technology Coaching, Learning Technology Center