It's July! How is that possible already? If you're in the US, hopefully you're taking some much needed time off and enjoying the summer. For those of you in other parts of the world, what are you up to in July? We hope part of your plan is to join and Engage with the new Learning Studio group here in the community .
This month's theme is Literacy in a Digital World. As we were putting together the activities for this theme, and the image you see above, our team really struggled to come up with a simple representation or definition for it. I think that says something. Digital information is so big, and so dynamic, that the skills kids need to navigate it and the tools kids use to interact with it change constantly. What do you even do about that? What kinds of literacy skills are essential, and what are the new and exciting ways kids need to think about information as they emerge as global citizens?
As with each month, if you participate in our Roadmap theme-based activities, you can earn a badge. If you complete all the actions related to this month's content during the month of July, you'll earn the Community Roadmap Literacy in a Digital World badge and 200 community points. To do this, you need to: