Digital Literacy
A West Shore Community College Faculty Research Project

Digital Literacy FOCUSES

Focus areas for reading and research
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Digital Literacy Skillsets

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Find out what we're doing at West Shore to improve digital literacy.

Digital Literacy Facts

The facts may surprise you!

In a knowledge society, digital literacy provides adaptive flexibility for long-term employability, civic engagement, and personal satisfaction.

  • Only 44% of surveyed college students report feeling well prepared or very prepared to land entry-level positions.

  • Over a third (37%) of employers think it's difficult to find qualified employees.

  • 10% of millenials do not know how to search for a job online.

  • Number of college-level digital literacy programs in Michigan

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