The new literacy, the one beyond text and knowledge, is one of information navigation.
Bricolage relates to the concrete and has to do with the ability to find something – an object or a tool, a piece of code, a document - and to use it in a new way and in a new context.
the need for making judgements is greater than ever before.
new forms of learning are based on trying things and action, rather than on more abstract knowledge.
“ Learning becomes as much social as cognitive, as much concrete as abstract, and becomes intertwined with judgement and exploration”.
56 per cent of young people in America were using computers for ‘creative activities, writing and posting of the internet, mixing and constructing multimedia and developing their own content
"These teens were born into a digital world where they expect to be able to create, consume, remix, and share material with each other and lots of strangers."
Employees in SMEs use Google for informal learning
legitimate peripheral participation and proximinal development
Knowing is inherent in the growth and transformation of identities and it is located in relations among practitioners, their practice, the artefacts of that practice, and the social organization…of communities of practice