URI Summer Institute in Digital Literacy


Overview. This six-day institute focuses on how literacy is changing as a result of emerging media and technologies. We'll consider the implications of this cultural and technological shift for teaching and learning. Join us in exploring innovative approaches now being used by K-12 educators, librarians, and college and university faculty. You will learn how to conduct project-based inquiry using a variety of digital texts, tools and technologies, which will help create challenging and engaging learning opportunities for you and your students.  

Who Will Participate? The Summer Institute in Digital Literacy attracts a wide range of talented people, including K-12 educators, school and public librarians, college and university faculty, graduate students, researchers, ed tech entrepreneurs, media professionals, and media literacy and youth media leaders in the informal learning sector.

Location: URI CCE-Feinstein Campus, 80 Washington Street, Downtown Providence RI

DATES: July 23 - 28, 2017. Registration opens March 1.  CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE 

Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, July 28, 2017 - 5:00pm