Analysis: educating the 'digital citizens' of tomorrow

Charlee Gothard
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Computing invited a panel of education experts to give their views on how best to equip young people for tomorrow's digital economy. Peter Gothard listened in

"Under the old ICT curriculum, I think there was a lot of rhetoric like ‘digital citizenship' and ‘21st century skills' that was rather vaguely defined and I don't think that was very helpful," Cri...

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