Tag Archives: digital literacy

Alliance Mail / Digital Ladders is back!

It’s just like the subject line says: Digital Ladders is back, baby! We’ll be rolling it out bit by bit, but for now, applications are open for our much-loved Learning Labs. I had the opportunity to sit in on one … Continue reading

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TechSoup Canada Free webinar: Privacy and Security Online, May 27th

Privacy and Security Online: It’s not being paranoid if they really are out to get you! Do you ever wonder how far you should stick your head in the sand when it comes to digital privacy and security? If so, … Continue reading

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Mic, camera, action: how to make a video presentation people will actually like

From getting the sound right to keeping it quick, famous YouTubers and webinar experts share the secrets of a dynamic digital presentation Meg Watson | The Guardian Tue 14 Apr 2020 18.30 BST Last modified on Wed 15 Apr 2020 02.08 … Continue reading

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Alliance Mail / Thank you for coming together as advocates.

I want to tell you how proud I am of our community. On Friday, we asked you to help us advocate for the City of Vancouver’s 2020 Cultural Grants, and you did. In fact, I’ve never seen such an immediate … Continue reading

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Alliance Mail / Digitize and decolonize.

We’re thrilled to announce the return of a fan favourite program! We’ve been funded for round two of Digital Ladders, our digital literacy program. Feedback was excellent for last year’s programming, and we’re excited to share the ways we’ve revised, … Continue reading

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Alliance Mail / This grey day needs a pop of colour.

Have you ever heard of New Andean Architecture? Freddy Mamani Silvestre is an Indigenous Aymaran architect living in Bolivia, and his buildings are lush, angular, colourful and spellbinding, drawing upon the roots of the local Aymara culture while looking toward … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2020! Join us this year as we explore the theme of Unexpected Intersections

More inspiration for Unexpected Intersections Last month we announced our 2020 theme Unexpected Intersections: encouraging creative and outside-the-box thinking to reveal new avenues of discovery, learning, and expression. Here’s a roundup of some recent projects that we think capture the … Continue reading

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