Your Name and Title: Kate Eppler, Digital Equity Manager
Library, School, or Organization Name: San Francisco Public Library
Co-Presenter Name(s): Reymon LaChaux, Digital Equity Manager, City and County of San Francisco
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: San Francisco, CA
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): librarians, staff and nonprofits who are working to improve digital inclusion in their communities (or just thinking about getting started).
Short Session Description (one line): Learn about different models for digital literacy training and share your own ideas.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): There are many ways to bridge the digital divide, especially since our communities have diverse motivations and needs. Rey and Kate share successful models from San Francisco's digital literacy efforts. We’ll cover basics of digital inclusion’s ‘three legged stool,’ discuss different models for instruction and practice, and highlight the importance of coalitions and group efforts. Learn about methods that might work for your community and share your own ideas and successes!