computer literacy

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computer literacy

1. The ability to acquire and apply a basic understanding of computer hardware and software to solve problems or access information.
2. Educational programs designed to help students gain mastery in computer applications.
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The first two weeks were challenging because we had more than 80 clinicians using the system, all with varying degrees of computer fluency. We had set up in-service training sessions for doctors and nurses, but these were only two- or three-hour sessions, and no one asked for more.
We must acknowledge that computer fluency among educators is unacceptably low.
Financial professionals deal with spreadsheets that require computer fluency. A recent business profile of the COO of Southwest Airlines reveals that she does not send or receive e-mails and rarely uses a computer.
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