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Learning and pedagogy require different approaches.  Read more here at “About e-learning: a second thought” https://teemuleinonen.fi/2016/12/14/about-e-learning-a-second-thought/amp/

Red “Do Educators Need Media Literacy as Much as Students Do” at  http://www.chinahighlights.com/festivals/things-not-give-chinese-new-year.htm

The Case for Teaching Online Literacy

Posted: 13/02/2015 by broadyesl in online literacy

What can students really do with technology?  Can they use it effectively for learning?  Read more in “Study: Large online literacy achievement gap exists.  Many students lack ability to evaluate the reliability of information on the web” at http://www.districtadministration.com/article/study-large-online-literacy-achievement-gap-exists

Excerpt:

 Today’s students may be skilled at texting and social media, but many are unable to perform online research and distinguish accurate information on the web, according to a new study.

Further, there is a large achievement gap in online reading ability between students in economically disadvantaged districts and their peers in wealthier schools.