Commentaries – Staff

FTC’s milestone report on virtual worlds

December 10, 2009

The Federal Trade Commission looked at 27 worlds, 14 for kids and 13 aimed at teens and adults. Check out what it found…. By Anne Collier This is pioneering stuff on

School libraries: Vital filter developers

November 5, 2009

Libraries are developers the ever more important filter that spells both online safety and academic success: the cognitive one. By Anne Collier Actually, the library is both

Youth, adults & the social-media shift

September 29, 2009

It doesn’t work for adults to create new-media “solutions” and child protection out of a conventional-media world view. By Anne Collier No wonder adults,

A definition of digital literacy & citizenship

September 15, 2009

A working definition that also embraces youth safety and empowerment on the fixed and mobile participatory Web By Anne Collier See what you think about this as a working

The case for cellphones in schools

September 4, 2009

Mobile learning can help with the growing disconnect between students’ lives and school and between informal and formal learning. By Anne Collier The real disconnect is
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