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The learning curve of the digital citizen

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Many rural Australians are still constrained by poor internet connection 'Digital citizenship' may not be a familiar concept for everyone, but Professor Mike Keppell from the Australian Digital Futures Institute (ADFI) says that the ability to negotiate the digital world is now an essential skill... Professor Keppell says 'literacy' no longer means being able to read and write, but rather it is the ability to understand information in whatever format it is presented... Professor Keppell says the online environment provides extraordinary opportunities for learning ( Figure 1 ), although one of the biggest changes in recent years is the ability to access information as and when it is needed...
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