Northstar Digital Literacy

Northstar Digital Literacy

Northstar focuses on people with no, low, or limited technology skills.

  • Build skills in key digital literacy areas and demonstrate knowledge by earning certificates and badges. Courses include: Your Digital Footprint, Supporting K-12 Distance Learning, Email, Internet Basics, Information Literacy.
  • Define the basic skills needed to use a computer and the internet in daily life, employment, and higher education. 
  • Online, self-guided assessments that measure mastery of basic skills in 14 areas. 
  • Classroom modules provide detailed lesson plans for teachers, and can be used remotely or in person. 

This resource was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act, administered in California by the State Librarian and by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.

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