How a grassroots approach can tackle the digital skills gap

The problem of equipping the next generation with the skills to have a healthy and productive relationship with technology seems a daunting one for many educators. Yet successful initiatives show how a community-level approach can effectively empower teachers and engage students.
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Alice Bonasio is a writer and communications consultant who has worked in the creative industries, technology and publishing sectors for over a decade. She has written extensively on gaming, social media, popular culture, science, education technology, feminism, and Virtual Reality. Her work has been published in Wired, FastCo, The Next Web, Newsweek, and The Huffington Post, among others.

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