Becoming a Digital Worker at Key Stage 3

Digital Worker

Becoming a Digital Worker means developing skills that will be useful to a young person as they have an increasing need to apply their digital skills in a work-related setting or to further their learning.

A young person should have the knowledge and skills to be able to:

  • Use digital technology to enhance their own learning;
  • Use applications to create products with thought given to both the audience and the purpose through the use of digital design;
  • Use digital collaboration tools to safely collaborate with others to create and improve their work; and
  • Troubleshoot basic problems with their digital technology.

Useful Links

C2K Fronter

Microsoft Educator Community

Google for Education

Computing At School: Computational Thinking

Design Thinking for Educators