Lively Literacy

Portraits of Everyday Literacy for Social Justice: Reframing the Debate for Families and Communities

Portraits of Everyday Literacy for Social Justice: Reframing the Debate for Families and Communities By Susan Jones
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 238 Pages | ISBN : 3319759442 | 3.63 MB

Based on an ethnographic study involving three families who live on a Midlands council housing estate, this book presents portraits of everyday lives - and the literacy practices that are part of them - as a way to explore the complex relationship between literacy and social justice. Each portrait focuses on a different aspect of literacy in everyday life: drawing on perspectives offered by the long and diverse tradition of literacy studies, each is followed by discussion of a different way of looking at literacy and what this means for social justice.
Data Information Literacy: Librarians, Data and the Education of a New Generation of Researchers

Data Information Literacy: Librarians, Data and the Education of a New Generation of Researchers (Purdue information literacy handbooks) by Jake Carlson,‎ Lisa R. Johnston
English | May 15th, 2015 | ASIN: B00WRJL1LO, ISBN: 1557536961 | 284 Pages | EPUB | 1.77 MB

Given the increasing attention to managing, publishing, and preserving research datasets as scholarly assets, what competencies in working with research data will graduate students in STEM disciplines need to be successful in their fields? And what role can librarians play in helping students attain these competencies? In addressing these questions, this book articulates a new area of opportunity for librarians and other information professionals, developing educational programs that introduce graduate students to the knowledge and skills needed to work with research data.

Data Visualization and Statistical Literacy for Open and Big Data  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 30, 2018
Data Visualization and Statistical Literacy for Open and Big Data

Data Visualization and Statistical Literacy for Open and Big Data
by Theodosia Prodromou
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1522525122 | 386 Pages | PDF | 31 MB

Developing Core Literacy Proficiencies, Grade 8 1st Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlexGolova at March 14, 2018
Developing Core Literacy Proficiencies, Grade 8 1st Edition

Developing Core Literacy Proficiencies: Grade 8 by Odell Education
English | 7 Oct. 2016 | ISBN: 1119192978 | 288 Pages | AZW3 | 16.21 MB
Educating for Critical Democratic Literacy: Integrating Social Studies and Literacy in the Elementary Classroom

Educating for Critical Democratic Literacy: Integrating Social Studies and Literacy in the Elementary Classroom by Kathryn M. Obenchain,‎ Julie L. Pennington
2015 | ISBN: 1138813753, 1138813745 | English | 176 pages | PDF | 0.9 MB

Literacy Work in the Reign of Human Capital  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 24, 2017
Literacy Work in the Reign of Human Capital

Evan Watkins, "Literacy Work in the Reign of Human Capital"
ISBN: 082326422X, 0823264238 | 2015 | EPUB | 184 pages | 593 KB

Teaching STEM Literacy: A Constructivist Approach for Ages 3 to 8  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 12, 2018
Teaching STEM Literacy: A Constructivist Approach for Ages 3 to 8

Teaching STEM Literacy: A Constructivist Approach for Ages 3 to 8 by Juliana Texley, Ruth M. Ruud
English | December 1st, 2017 | ISBN: 1605545627 | 178 Pages | EPUB | 27.11 MB

Teaching STEM Literacy is comprised of ready-made, open-ended lessons reviewed and tested by teachers, which help educators integrate STEM learning into the early childhood classroom. Lessons are linked to the Next Generation Science Standards, and encourage creative ideas for three-dimensional STEM learning that are developmentally appropriate and exemplified through children's literature.

Mathematical Literacy: Developing Identities of Inclusion (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at May 7, 2018
Mathematical Literacy: Developing Identities of Inclusion (Repost)

Yvette Solomon, "Mathematical Literacy: Developing Identities of Inclusion"
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0805846875 | PDF | pages: 255 | 3.1 mb

Debt Literacy: Konzeption und Messansatz zum Kreditwissen des Verbrauchers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 7, 2018
Debt Literacy: Konzeption und Messansatz zum Kreditwissen des Verbrauchers

Debt Literacy: Konzeption und Messansatz zum Kreditwissen des Verbrauchers By Maria Schneider-Reißig
German | PDF | 2018 | 391 Pages | ISBN : 3658220805 | 4.56 MB

Maria Schneider-Reißig untersucht das Wissen und die Fähigkeiten von Verbrauchern im Umgang mit Krediten. Dies wird unter dem Begriff Debt Literacy subsumiert. Die Autorin erstellt ein Konzept für Debt Literacy, das auf Ergebnissen von Expertenbefragungen basiert. Mit einer Kreditwissensnorm veranschaulicht sie, was einen finanziell hinreichend gebildeten und kompetenten Verbraucher kennzeichnet. In einem von der Autorin entwickelten Leistungstest zum Kreditwissen kann ein Teil der kognitiven Fähigkeiten von Debt Literacy erfasst werden.

The Fake News Phenomenon (News Literacy)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 5, 2018
The Fake News Phenomenon (News Literacy)

The Fake News Phenomenon (News Literacy) by Duchess Harris JD PhD
English | December 15th, 2017 (2018 Edition) | ISBN: 1532113889, 9781532113888 | 51 Pages | True PDF | 10.41 MB

The 2016 US presidential election introduced a new term to the media lexicon. The Fake News Phenomenon examines the spread of bogus news sources, the reasons they exist, and the difference between media bias and "fake news." Readers are also provided with tips for how to discern the credibility of a news source.