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March 2009 | Volume 66 | Number 6
Literacy 2.0 Pages 20-24

Let's Talk 2.0

Michele Knobel and Dana Wilber

Whether it's Web 2.0 or literacy 2.0, it's a whole new way of thinking.

To understand what the term literacy 2.0 means, it's necessary to think of it as a new mind-set—or a new ethos—as well as a new practice. To begin, however, it's useful to look at the concept of Web 2.0 as opposed to Web 1.0.

Web 2.0 describes a business model whereby Internet companies actually provide a service rather than sell products or promote ready-made, static artifacts.

 

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