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They consider such topics as toward a functional curriculum model of social literacy: literacy for specific purposes, literacy and transformation, survey literacies, information literacy in the workplace: generic and specific capabilities, repurposing information literacy for the 21st century, and how mobile literacies are changing childhood.
Everyone it seems has an opinion about literacy, but those who teach literacies often remain silent.
As well as technical and intellectual competencies, new literacies include social abilities necessary for living in today's diverse and multicultural world.
Despite the rules and expectations regarding literacy in school, some boys made meaning of school texts by "morphing" traditional school literacies into something more useful to them.