Discover the digital literacy skills you need to thrive in a global society. Take a 30 minute customized journey to boost your skills as a student, teacher or parent. Then continue to explore and develop with additional resources.
Explore the Meaning of Digital Literacy
Thriving in today's increasingly digital world requires new skills and mindsets. Digital Skills for a Global Society guides learners, educators and caregivers in getting the digital literacy skills they need to be successful in work, empowered as citizens and fulfilled in life.
What Is a Digitally Literate Citizen?
We believe that by continuously developing digital literacy knowledge and skills, we can grow learners who are curious, inclusive, empathetic and sensitive to well-being.
Explore the key digital literacy skills
I use digital technology to effectively search for relevant and reliable information sources
I analyze sources of digital information for credibility, bias and influence.
I determine meaning from various digital sources that represent multiple perspectives.
I create digital content to express myself and voice my ideas.
Communicate with others
I safely and responsibly collaborate with and learn from others online, including those who think differently than me.
Navigate technology ecosystems
I’m aware that my online actions influence my digital landscape, leave a trail and impact my privacy.
Digital Literacy Course - now available!
Enroll in the Digital Literacy in the Classroom course
This course guides K-12 educators in developing and utilizing digital literacy skills as a key component of digital citizenship to support students’ development. This course is self-paced and can be completed anytime within six months of the course open date.
Meet the organizations working together to expand digital literacy and provide resources for learners, educators and caregivers to thrive in today’s increasingly digital world.