About DETECT

DETECT – Developing Teachers’ Critical Digital Literacies – aims to:

  • develop an understanding of teachers’ needs in relation to critical digital literacies within a school context;
  • raise educators’ awareness regarding the complexity of using digital technologies and social media for educational and institutional purposes;
  • raise educators’ awareness on how to use social media for professional development and lifelong learning;
  • empower and educate educators so that they can take informed decisions regarding digital technologies and social media use and what they share online within the context of the school setting;
  • educate educators so that they can make pedagogically meaningful and safe use of digital technologies;
  • create and user-test in collaboration with educators a range of intellectual outputs and resources on the topic of critical digital literacies (e.g. MOOC and toolkit).
Please download the Report 1 here
Please download the Report 2 here

The Detect Digital leaflet

Project Blog

Online communication and collaboration skills

These teaching and learning activities are aimed for Year 3 students in a UK primary school (students aged 7-8). The aim are the following: i) supporting students with developing their online communication and collaboration skills, ii) raising their awareness regarding the appropriate netiquette they need to adopt, iii) supporting their understanding about the issues surrounding …