New Project: Embedding Digital Literacies in HEIs

I recently began a new position as the DARIAH Ireland Postdoctoral Researcher. I am based in the discipline of digital arts and humanities in University College Cork. The project, Embedding Digital Literacies in HEIs, is headed by Dr Orla Murphy, director of the digital arts and humanities programmes in UCC. DARIAH (Digital Research Infrastructure for … Read more

DigComp 2.1 and Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy

DigComp 2.1 was published this month by the JRC of the European Commission, an update to 2016’s DigComp 2.0. The latest version of this framework develops the proficiency levels in more detail. DigComp 2.0 and 2.1 layout some very useful paths to help us move beyond the “skills” silo that the digital has become in … Read more

A Domain of One’s Own: Taking Control of Digital Selfhood

I attended Jim Groom’s talk in Cork (31st march 2017) and want to say a few words while it’s fresh in my mind. For those of you unfamiliar with Groom’s work, he is a co-founder of Reclaim Hosting, a company that provides domains and web hosting to students and educators. Groom was here to talk … Read more