Catechizing Digital Natives – Footnotes and Further Reading

This week I am giving a webinar on catechizing the “digital generation.” The following are footnotes and suggestions for further reading from the webinar:


  • Born Digital: Understanding the First Generation of Digital Natives by John Palfrey & Urs Gasser
  • Grown Up Digital: How the Net Generation is Changing Your World by Don Tapscott
  • Teaching Digital Natives: Partnering for Real Learning by Marc Pensky
  • Articles

  • Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants by Marc Prensky (PDF)
  • Do They Really Think Differently? by Marc Pensky (PDF)
  • How Digital Technology Has Changed the Brain by Don Tapscott
  • Life Support: What Young People Need in a Digital Age (PDF)
  • Using Technology to Get Teens to Pray by Nick Senger
  • Prayer Tools for Netizens by Nick Senger
  • 8 Myths about Digital Natives by John Palfrey & Urs Gasser
  • Interactive Connections, Issue 1
  • The Future of Reading: Don’t worry. It might be better than you think by John Green
  • Tapscott: Digital natives need tech-rich education by Laura Devaney (free registration required)
  • Why no one cares about privacy anymore by Declan McCullagh
  • Blogs



    If you watched the webinar, please leave a comment with your thoughts and reactions!

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