Book Title: Understanding the Digital Generation: Teaching and Learning in the New Digital Landscape (The 21st Century Fluency Series)
Author: Ian Jukes
An innovative look at reshaping the educational experiences of 21st-century learners!
Inspiring thoughtful discussion that leads to change, this reader-friendly resource examines how the new digital landscape is transforming teaching and learning in an environment of standards, accountability, and high-stakes testing and why informed leadership is so critical. The authors present powerful strategies and compelling viewpoints, underscore the necessity of developing relevant classroom experiences, and discuss:
- Attributes common among digital learners
- The concepts of neuroplasticity and the hyperlinked mind
- An educational approach that supports traditional literacy skills alongside 21st-century fluencies
- Evaluation methods that encompass how digital generation students process new information