But today, too many have no idea how it all works - and don't fully appreciate how it will shape their futures.
Young people may look like savvy digital natives, but their knowledge is only screen-deep.
They are too often passive consumers, not active creators.
This is the tech literacy paradox.
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of economies all
over the world
and more engaged citizens
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people don't have the skills to thrive in the digital era
of GDP per year is lost to the UK economy due to digital skills shortages
kids often think words like programming and algorithm are nerdy
kids think tech is separate from their future and the things they love
emphasis on coding seen as hard or scary
kids often get mixed messages between limiting screen time and