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The Digital Divide by Mind Map: The Digital Divide
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The Digital Divide

Items in blue are exam board headings

Factors creating the divide

The links under 'impact of the divide' are mostly also relevant to this section. Impacts and causes are often discussed together.

technological

broadband

hardware (see reports and stats)

no internet access

income vs broadband

economic

price and other factors discussed

social

the gender gap

age

pre conceived ideas

geographical

rural areas face widening divide

the global picture

internet geography

broadband map of the UK

world broadband map

fear of technology

lack of training

lack of opportunity

lack of motivation

society issues

government innefective

role models (not present)

education and training

facts and figures

main factors summarised

Impact of the divide

economic

counting the cost - story

lack of digital skills - story

social

Impact on society can be draw from all areas of the mind map. In particular it is important to identify groups of people for who the impact will be 'worst' as well as the overall impact

elderly left behind

poverty trap

educational

digital exclusion

libraries closing

importance of access

educational disadvantage

award winners

cultural

impact on language

commercialisation

report on Nigeria (see negatives)

effect on local custom

endangered local tradition

global problem

The extent of the divide

Statistics, facts and figures

family spending

key stats

'divide widening' article

gender divide in ICT

gender divide story

Measures being taken

are they working?

the benefit

why close the gap?

UK online centers

social care story

e-learning foundation (education)

action

olympic legacy

volunteer schemes

recruiting from dissadvantaged aeras

CEPIS - promoting ICT use in europe

enocuraging women in ICT

women and technology.eu

computers for pupils programme

e skills uk

cloud computing

news

What else can be done?

What is the 'Digital Divide'?

Some quick facts

the global issue

background reading

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this is a good website!!!

Social Networking

advantage

keep in touch with friends...

disadvantage

too much time spent on the computer!