Digital Residents and Digital Visitors @vahva (via @daveowhite)

"One of the things many people say to me is that older people don’t ‘get’ new technologies where kids just do. This viewpoint was further supported by Prensky’s use of the expressions ‘digital native’ and ‘digital immigrant’ in a seminal article in 2001. Even Prensky has now acknowledged that the issues around digital literacy go beyond age, and he now uses the phrase ‘digital wisdom‘." Read Bryony Taylor's full article here.  I have also been…

Digital Native Debate, #pelc10

Notes taken on my netbook - a bit rubbish, didn't really seem to note who was saying what, but it was a great debate! Digital Native Debate... (Prensky) Visitor – does what they need to do, log in, log off and they vanish... Resident – lives out a portion of their life online, an aspect of their persona will remain online... a place to be with other human beings... To many – see the web…