Category Archives: Digital Skills

Pictures from the Community Technology Forum at Windsor Park Lutheran Church

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The Community Technology Forums are participatory design sessions aimed at understanding hyperlocal digital equity ideas, assets, and needs. Hosted in partnership with nonprofits and community anchor institutions in Chicago’s neighborhoods, these sessions will give residents an opportunity to articulate a vision for technology in their community. The forums will be facilitated by Professor Sheena Erete, Jessa…

Infographic: Connect Chicago in 2016

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Pictures from the Community Technology Forum at GSDC

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The Community Technology Forums are participatory design sessions aimed at understanding hyperlocal digital equity ideas, assets, and needs. Hosted in partnership with nonprofits and community anchor institutions in Chicago’s neighborhoods, these sessions will give residents an opportunity to articulate a vision for technology in their community. The forums will be facilitated by Professor Sheena Erete, Jessa…

Infographic: Internet & Computers in Chicago Homes 2013 – 2015

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Lessons from CUTGroup Focus Groups on Digital Skills

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Smart Chicago’s Civic User Testing Group (CUTGroup) conducted focus groups on digital skills and digital skills resources in Chicago. One of the goals of the focus groups was to understand how we can better connect residents to technology resources in their neighborhood. To read all of the lessons and access all of the data from these…