What Are New Literacies?


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This presentation provides cues for NLI 2012 participants to make observations about their PollEverywhere responses to the question provided at the July 9 Kick-Off Reception: What Are New Literacies? Please post your observations and reflections via Twitter (#NLI2012) and/or the NLI 2012 Group on the New Literacies Collaborative ning (http://newlit.org).

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What Are New Literacies?

  1. 1. Our Initial IdeasAbout New Literacies: What are they? Where do we start? Carl Young NLI Teacher Leader Institute Raleigh, NC 9 July 2012
  2. 2.  Later tonight or this week, read over your responses on the Poll Everywhere and the Wordle. They will be posted on the NLI2012 wiki (linked in the Monday “After Hours Dabbling” section). Make Some Observations and Share Them… ◦ What are some of the common themes you notice? ◦ What other observations can you make? ◦ Use these as a reference point to build upon over the week! ◦ Post your reflections to the NLI Group on the NewLit.org Ning or Tweet them and include #NLI2012Common Themes / Observations?
  3. 3.  New Literacies have connections to technology, but also to art, narrative, gaming, multimodality… creating!Connections…
  4. 4. Preamble, 1987; Mike WilkinsThey help us to represent ideas innew and dynamic ways…
  5. 5. NLI Team’s New Literacies Wordlehttp://www.wordle.net
  6. 6. NLI Team’s New Literacies Tagxedohttp://www.tagxedo.com/artful/785741dcd5704053
  7. 7. NLI Team’s New Literacies Gloghttp://slingtunes.glogster.com/New-Literacies/
  8. 8. Share Your Thoughts in Progresson New Literacies over the week!
  9. 9.  Carl Young NC State University carl_young@ncsu.edu Raleigh, NC July 9-13, 2012Thanks!