Teaching Must Change: Multiliteracy as a New Approach to Education in the Era of Technology

  • Aji Cokro Dewanto Universitas Pekalongan, Indonesia
Keywords: multiliteracy teaching, pedagogical competence, teachers, digital era


This study aims to understand teaching with a multi-literacy approach which is important for teachers to understand as professionals. This is due to the development of the times related to technology and its utilization to support literacy, so that the use of multimedia is needed to support learner literacy. The research method used in this study is a literature review of books and research journals that examine the concept of applying multi-literacies in the context of learning and teaching. Teaching with a multi-literacy approach is not just about instilling skills and competencies regarding technology, but furthermore creating someone who actively seeks meaning, is sensitive to differences and changes, and is innovative. The multi-literacy approach is proven to provide benefits in learning, such as improving reading skills and teaching students a second language. It also discusses the practical implementation in learning and the obstacles faced in implementing multiliteracies in learning.