Digital Divide

Decorative image for Resource Profile Digital Equity: Exploring this Modern Civil Right

Digital Equity: Exploring this Modern Civil Right

2018

This podcast explores digital equity and why it is considered by many to be the civil right for our time.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile The three divides: The digital divide and its relation to basic skills and employment in Portland, USA and London, England.

The three divides: The digital divide and its relation to basic skills and employment in Portland, USA and London, England.

2010

The context of this comparative study was the rising importance of digital competence and access to computers as part of contemporary employ-ability. Recent studies have consistently shown that individuals who have ʻdigitalʼ accessʼ have had more education and higher status occupations. This study capitalised on the availability of comparable longitudinal research resources relevant to the target populations – in the UK, the 1970 British Cohort Study and in Portland, Oregon, the Longitudinal Study of Adult Learning.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile The Relationship Between Literacy Proficiency and The Digital Divide Among Adults with Low Education Attainment

The Relationship Between Literacy Proficiency and The Digital Divide Among Adults with Low Education Attainment

2008

This is a technical report from The Longitudinal Study of Adult Learning (LSAL). This report gives information on one subset of the Digital Divide.

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