Archive for May, 2013

Twitterfiction: literacy and digital literacy

Published: May 29th, 2013 | Author: Laura Simpson

As part of Adult Learning Week, Get IT Together embarked on a voyage combining literacy and digital literacy.


Digital Inclusion and Engagement: Digital by Default Briefing – 5th June 2013

Published: May 28th, 2013 | Author: Laura Simpson

Policy Knowledge are proud to present their Digital Inclusion and Engagement briefing on 5 June 2013, London.


Cinema event wins the Bristol team a new Sony tablet.

Published: May 28th, 2013 | Author: Laura Simpson

Bristol team win a new Sony Tablet to be used for training within our digital inclusion programme.


Intergenerational Connections Created in Maghery Community Hall using IPADS

Published: May 20th, 2013 | Author: Laura Simpson

Carla Lockhart, the Council Mayor and Margarita O Donnell, from Loughshore Access Project, presented seven members of Maghery Diamond Club with certificates for participating in a free IPAD for beginners course and twelve members from Maghery youth club for their invaluable contribution throughout the six weeks.


April Longitudinal Study Update

Published: May 9th, 2013 | Author: Laura Simpson

Citizens Online are running a 2 year longitudinal study across our projects. We survey learners at entry and exit on our courses then at 3,6, 12 and 24 months after training. We analyse the reasons they attend the course, their access to computers and the Internet and any barriers they face. We also look at their confidence before and after training and some of the benefits they gain from the Internet.


Field Lane crafters group get online

Published: May 2nd, 2013 | Author: Laura Simpson

We were contacted via one of our close partners, Berneslai Homes, to see if we could provide some basic Internet support to a small group of crafters that meet weekly in Barnsley to chat and make craft products.