Digital Skills are broadly defined as those needed to “use digital devices, communication applications, and networks to access and manage information.” Digital Skills enable people to create and share digital content, communicate and collaborate, and solve problems for effective and creative self-fulfillment in life, learning, work, and social activities at large. – UNESCO –
Ada 6 Basic Digital Skills yang harus dimiliki Tenaga Pendidik:
Digital foundation skills – the fundamentals of being able to use digital technologies, such as using a browser, connecting to the internet, and keeping passwords secure.
Communicating – sending emails securely, using attachments, and participating on social media.
Handling information and content – using search engines, being aware that not all online content is reliable, accessing content across devices.
Transacting – setting up accounts to use or purchase goods/services online, using different secure payment methods, filling in online forms.
Problem-solving – finding solutions to problems using FAQs/tutorials/chat, presenting solutions through software, and improving productivity.
Being safe and legal online – understanding best practice in data storage/sharing, updating and keeping passwords secure, and taking precautions against viruses.
Key benefits of using EDUCATIONAL APP:
Better control of one’s learning
Personalized learning and attention to learning needs
Increased flexibility in learning in terms of pace, time, and place
Increased communication between educators and learners