LITERACY (Reading (Independent Reading (Reading independently for pleasure…
Reading independently for pleasure leads to people having more compassion!
Reading literary works
Improves critical thinking skills
Reading nonfiction works
Increases knowledge of others and the world around them!
Knowing when to use or if another format would be more appropriate
Sometimes technology may not be the answer! Knowing this is key.
Knowing how to use multiple tools
Apply knowledge from former tools to current tools
Applying use of tools to tasks
Knowing what tools are most appropriate for the task.
Being aware of bias
Allows them to know which news outlets to avoid
Knowing how to determine if a source is reputable
Aware of how to analyze a url
Check for citations
Making informed decisions based on information consumed
Voting based on knowledge rather than gut feeling
Writing in the workforce
Writing for analysis
Writing as an outlet for emotions