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That’s why internet literacy is fundamental to any well-informed society.Brazil’s “fake news” bill won’t solve its misinformation problem|Amy Nordrum|September 10, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Depending on which part of the country they live in, what languages they speak, what their literacy levels are, the experience can really vary.Millions of Indians are getting connected to an internet they can’t use|Nicolás Rivero|September 10, 2020|Quartz
Learning growth rates are substantially higher in grades K–2 than in later grades, and failure to understand the building blocks of numeracy and literacy in those early years can lead to academic difficulties later.Creative school plans could counter inequities exposed by COVID-19|Sujata Gupta|September 8, 2020|Science News
While the research isn’t quite strong enough yet to make general recommendations, simply increasing your body literacy is beneficial.
As a slower, clunkier way to explore the internet, they revel in not being the definitive source, just a source, says Mike Caulfield, a digital literacy expert at Washington State University.Digital gardens let you cultivate your own little bit of the internet|Tanya Basu|September 3, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Yet for a vivid decade or so, sleaze was, somewhat paradoxically, a force for literacy and empowerment.
Supporters pointed to math and literacy gains, while critics noted that those improvements disappeared in elementary school.
In 2011, all three countries reported less than 50 percent literacy in their adult population.
Guinea, with 25 percent, recorded the lowest adult literacy rate in the world at that time.
There was frenzied uproar when she participated in a literacy program to encourage kids to read.Porn Stars Are People Too, Dammit: Lisa Ann’s Notre Dame Date and the Trolling of David Gregory|Aurora Snow|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The proportion of literacy among Hindus and Sikhs is three times as great as among Muhammadans.The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir|Sir James McCrone Douie
The organizers were a well-known literacy charity that ran kids' writing workshops, drama workshops and so on.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
In the supremely important subject of literacy, what classification yet devised can weigh the culture of masses of people?A Preface to Politics|Walter Lippmann
It would seem that the literacy test has been applied to ghosts in recent fiction.The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction|Dorothy Scarborough
With its literacy similes, its English, its artificial diction, it is a patch of cheap silk upon honest homespun.Robert Burns|William Allan Neilson