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Microsoft's 21st Century Skills for Employability Initiative


Contributed by: Microsoft Corporation
Link: http://download.microsoft.com/download/8/8/f/88f04...
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Report outlines the challenges and initiatives that Microsoft is undertaking to address employability challenges.

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Microsoft Campaign for Digital Literacy


Contributed by: Microsoft Corporation
Link: http://www.digitalaccess.org/pdf/White_Paper.pdf
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This White Paper by Maria E. Wynne and Lane F. Cooper looks at how mayors, city managers, policymakers, and community leaders can bridge the Digital Divide and provide opportunities for those who have been left out.

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Generation M2: Media in the Lives of 8- to 18-Year-Olds


Contributed by: Kaiser Family Foundation
Link: http://www.kff.org/entmedia/mh012010pkg.cfm
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Report based on the results of surveys conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation about young people's media use.  It includes data from all three waves of the study (1999, 2004, and 2009), and is among the largest and most comprehensive publicly available sources of information about media use among American youth.

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The Future of the Internet


Contributed by: Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
Link: http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2005/The-Future...
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A report on the findings of a wide-ranging survey of technology leaders, scholars, industry officials, and analysts that found most internet experts expect attacks on the network infrastructure in the coming decade as the internet becomes more embedded in everyday and commercial life.

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Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project


Contributed by: Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
Link: http://www.pewinternet.org/
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A "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world--contains articles and information on digital literacy topics.

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Frontline: Growing Up Online


Contributed by: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
Link: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/kidsonline...
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Frontline produced a program to take viewers inside the public private worlds of kids and the internet.

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Frontline: Growing Up Online


Contributed by: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
Link: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/teach/kids...
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Frontline developed materials for teachers, parents and kids to accompany the PBS program Growing Up Online. These resources include downloadable viewing guides for parent and for teachers that includes a seven-part discussion question section, lesson plans for the classroom, resources for building parent-teen online engagement, and a Cyberquiz: "What Kind of Cyber Guide are You?" that explores parents' media management styles.