Redefining Digital Literacy: Algorithms & You

Mar 9, 2022

5:00pm – 6:00pm CT

Teaching digital literacy becomes more important each year, but without learning about algorithms, students are missing the opportunity to be metacognitive about their online and offline interactions and how they contribute to systemic injustices that harm marginalized communities. In this session, learn about algorithmic bias, algorithmic injustices, and a few ways to teach about this extremely important and timely topic.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Thomas Freeman

Creighton University

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Aaron McKain

North Central University

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Ayin Morales

Wilson Middle School

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Shea Sullivan

The Institute for Digital Humanity

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