Computational Literacies Lab

Week 7 Slides

Critical Computational Literacies

Dr. Chris Proctor

LAI 686, Spring 2022

Week 7: March 15, 2022


Computers can be the technical foundation of a new and dramatically enhanced literacy, which will act in many ways like current literacy and which will have penetration and depth of influence comparable to what we have already experienced in coming to achieve a mass, text- based literacy (p. 4).

Three pillars of literacy

The fact is that calculus has become absolutely infra- structural in the educational process of scientists, engineers, and a broad range of other technical professions (p. 10).



Sociohistorical view of self

Identity and agency