The Digital Literacy Portal is a website that provides libraries, community colleges, schools and workforce training centers a variety of resources and tools for teaching computer and Internet skills.
The Digital Literacy portal seeks to serve as a valuable resource to practitioners who are delivering digital literacy training and services in their communities. As more and more jobs and educational offerings are available online, the ability to navigate the Internet is critical to participate more fully in the economy. Jumpstarted by a federal interagency working group dedicated to spurring the advancement of digital literacy across all age groups and stages of learning, the Digital Literacy portal organizes content, enables valuable discussion and collaboration among users and elevates best practices to improve the quality of digital literacy offerings. In addition, users are encourages to share content and ideas to make the portal more robust and to fulfill its role as a destination for practitioners devoted to enhancing digital opportunity for all Americans.
For seeking to provide computer and Internet skills necessary to work in the digital age, the Digital Literacy Portal is Government Video’s Website of the Week.
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