The Online Information Conference, held in London, includes a couple of presentations about information literacy, both on Weds 3rd December.
Media Literacy matters: Fiona Lennox, Policy Executive, OfCom, UK "In this presentation, Fiona will discuss the findings of recent Ofcom research which sheds light on how people in the UK population access, understand and create digital communications. She'll examine the skills gaps highlighted by the research and discuss how media literacy initiatives can help to address these." and Ort Argentina virtual campus project: a case study about information and media literacy in K12/compulsory education; from Guillermo Lutzky, Professor, Virtual Campus CEO, ORT Argentina ORT. Web address is: http://www.online-information.co.uk/online08/conference_2008.html?
Photo by Sheila Webber, October 2008, Weston Park.