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digital literacy

An umbrella term for the knowledge necessary to take advantage of the digital age. People who are digital literate use all the technological advances of the 21st century to improve their education, finances, social life and careers. See computer literacy.
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Additionally, the company will train and provide a digital literacy certification District Education Officers (DEOs) in Tamil Nadu.
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My research study describes a digital literacy initiative in the Georgia State University Honors College, a large urban research university, and explores its perceived impact on teaching and learning.

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