O'Brien, Scharber co-edit digital literacy column
David O'Brien (professor of literacy education) and Cassie Scharber (assistant professor of learning technologies) in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction are the current editors of the Digital Literacies Department for the Journal of Adolescent and Adult Literacy (JAAL). They were invited to continue their tenure as the column's co-editors for 2010-2011. JAAL is a publication of the International Reading Association with 70,000 members worldwide. The latest column features an article written by O'Brien and Scharber entitled, "Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks: The Luxury of Digital Abundance."