Monthly Archives: May 2009

The Alliance Welcomes the Institute for Responsible Online and Cell-Phone Communications

The Net Literacy Alliance Welcomes the Institute for Responsible Online and Cell-Phone Communications (http://www.iroc2.org).   The Institute for Responsible Online and Cell-Phone Communication (I.R.O.C.2) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a new way of social thinking as it relates to the use of digital technologies and responsibility. The Institute’s acclaimed “Sexting Is Stupid” program has been developed by individuals with over 100 years combined education and school administration experience as well as, but not limited to, information technology and juvenile safety …
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Net Literacy Alliance to Promote Donations & Volunteering for Digital Inclusion Organizations

Digital inclusion and broadband increases the richness of people’s lives.  Broadband helps increase student success and makes the world’s workforce more competitive.  Organizations that help increase digital inclusion and reduce the digital divide are called “digital inclusion organizations.” One of the primary functions of this website is to help individuals and organizations identify digital inclusion organizations and help increase volunteerism, donations, and partnerships.
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June 8th USIIA-Net Literacy Press Conference

On June 8th, the USIIA (www.usiia.org) and Net Literacy (www.netliteracy.org) will conduct a joint press conference to announce their white paper and release it to the FCC and Congress proposing a national blueprint to reduce the digital divide throughout America.  The press conference will be conducted at the National Press Club and feature David McClure, President of the USIIA (US Internet Industry Association) and Daniel Kent, Board of Directors at Net Literacy.  The white paper is entitled:  “Digital Inclusion: Bringing The Rest Of America …
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