Podcast: Keith Smyth talks about Digital Literacies
Keith Smyth, Senior Lecturer in Education at Napier University gave a presentation at the Adult Learning Project Annual General Meeting on how community education can use digital tools. Digital literacies are high on the priority list for educationalists, and it is key how they are employed in the community context. Where do the internet, computers, MOOCs, email, and any modern technology fit into learning today ? Well, these are some of the concepts which Keith talks about here.
As of July 2014 he become Professor of Education (Pedagogy) at the University of the Highlands and Islands. He works across the University of the Highlands and Islands partnership to lead and support strategic learning and teaching developments, funded educational research projects, and engagement in educational scholarship and research.