Digital Literacy For Children & Young Adults
In an increasingly digital world, aided by coronavirus lockdown restrictions, most children and youung adults are now online for long periods of time. While digital learning is on the rise, increased exposure to unwanted news and events online has led to a sharp rise in online crimes as well. How can we protect our children online and teach them to think critically in the face of constant misinformation?
Is media and digital literacy only for children or can adults learn from this situation too? As a part of BOOM MediaBuddhi outreach, Yasmine Claire, Theory of Knowledge & Psychology Teacher, IB Diploma Program, spoke with a select group of people on this pressing issue of our times. Watch to know what she said.