The changing nature of digital skills

Here’s a story about how I came to realize just how the mobile computing wave has changed the way we learn and use technology. Two weeks ago, as I prepared to introduce our CATCH philanthropy program, I wanted to show students an example of a digital story similar to what they might create for their own group’s awareness-raising presentation to

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Related Reading: Motivating Teens and Preparing Them for Independence

“Michael and Debbie had realized early that Ian was extremely bright but that he couldn’t often work up to his capabilities. He was disorganized, easily distracted (the stupid pet tricks!), and discouraged by the slightest failure. So they did what many dedicated parents do these days: turn themselves into a rodeo tag team to keep him on track at his

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