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  • NAMLE announces new board members and inaugural Leadership Council

    NAMLE announces new board members and inaugural Leadership Council

    July 8, 2014 – The National Association for Media Literacy Education today announced the election of four new board members for two-year terms beginning August 1, 2014. Kristi Avram brings more than a decade of entertainment publicity, event planning and marketing experience, having held executive positions at Samuel Goldman Films, Roadside Attractions, New Line Cinema, […]

  • July 2014: M-Passioned Member Juma Inniss

    July 2014: M-Passioned Member Juma Inniss

    1) What do you do? I write, produce, perform, and promote conscious hip-hop music. I also run a boutique marketing and multimedia consultancy in Boston. I’ve been recording and performing professionally for close to 10 years with my first official album, Blast Music, released in 2005. It was written, produced, and recorded by me and […]

  • June 2014: M-Passioned Member Dr. Irving Lee Rother

    June 2014: M-Passioned Member Dr. Irving Lee Rother

    1) What do you do? I feel in order to describe what it is I do in relation to Media Literacy it is necessary to begin with what I have done. Since 1990 I have been involved in Media Literacy on many levels including as a teacher, consultant, adviser, curriculum designer, adjunct professor, author, association […]

  • Save the date for NAMLE 2015 in Philadelphia

    Save the date for NAMLE 2015 in Philadelphia

    Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love, is ready to welcome the 2015 NAMLE conference. The dates are Thursday, June 25 for pre-conference sessions and an evening kick-off, and Friday and Saturday, June 26-27 for the full conference.   Plans are growing to make this the best NAMLE conference yet, with inspiring keynotes, interactive sessions, new […]

  • Educator's guide to MLE and Common Core now available

    Educator’s guide to MLE and Common Core now available

    In NAMLE’s Educator’s Guide to Media Literacy and The Common Core State Standards, we discuss the Common Core standards in English Language Arts (ELA) & Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects, and provide several foundational connections to media literacy education with examples and discussion questions for educators. [learn more]    

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    Why #GivetoNAMLE?

    Because you recognize: Media and technology are an important part of our lives. People need to be prepared to navigate the digital world in which they live. Teachers need the support and professional development about media to guide their students. The ability to analyze, evaluate, and create media messages is a basic life skill in […]

New in the Resource Hub!

The Meta Picture: Same photo, Different Angle

The Meta Picture: Same photo, Different Angle

[ 0 ] June 18, 2014

Resource Link: What Happens When A Photographer Takes The Same Photo From A Different Angle? The Camera Always Lies (related article) Description: You’ve probably already seen the world’s most famous landmarks through photos that show them in all their beautiful, historical glory. Here’s what happens when the photo is taken from another angle. Resource submitted […]

National Eating Disorders Association Digital Media Literacy Toolkit

National Eating Disorders Association Digital Media Literacy Toolkit

[ 0 ] June 18, 2014

The Get REAL! Toolkit features interactive activities to think critically about the body image messages we see, hear and read in the digital media culture every day.

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July 2014: M-Passioned Member Juma Inniss

July 2014: M-Passioned Member Juma Inniss

[ 0 ] July 1, 2014

1) What do you do? I write, produce, perform, and promote conscious hip-hop music. I also run a boutique marketing and multimedia consultancy in Boston. I’ve been recording and performing professionally for close to 10 years with my first official album, Blast Music, released in 2005. It was written, produced, and recorded by me and […]

June 2014: M-Passioned Member Dr. Irving Lee Rother

June 2014: M-Passioned Member Dr. Irving Lee Rother

[ 0 ] May 30, 2014

1) What do you do? I feel in order to describe what it is I do in relation to Media Literacy it is necessary to begin with what I have done. Since 1990 I have been involved in Media Literacy on many levels including as a teacher, consultant, adviser, curriculum designer, adjunct professor, author, association […]

The Latest NAMLE Action!

NAMLE announces new board members and inaugural Leadership Council

NAMLE announces new board members and inaugural Leadership Council

[ 0 ] July 6, 2014

July 8, 2014 – The National Association for Media Literacy Education today announced the election of four new board members for two-year terms beginning August 1, 2014. Kristi Avram brings more than a decade of entertainment publicity, event planning and marketing experience, having held executive positions at Samuel Goldman Films, Roadside Attractions, New Line Cinema, […]

Org. Member Spotlight: Scenarios USA

Org. Member Spotlight: Scenarios USA

[ 0 ] June 29, 2014

Profile by Emily Bailin Founded in 1999, Scenarios USA is a national non-profit organization that uses writing and filmmaking to engage young people in identifying the issues that shape their lives and in leading the campaigns that will change the outcomes. The program prioritizes the voices of youth from marginalized communities, elevating them in mainstream […]

MLE Community News

Org. Member Spotlight: Appalachian State University

Org. Member Spotlight: Appalachian State University

[ 0 ] May 26, 2014

  Profile by Emily Bailin IMPACTS The nation’s first Graduate Program in Media Literacy began at Appalachian State University in 1999. It was developed and introduced by Dr. David Considine a noteworthy scholar in the field of media literacy for more than thirty years. Housed under the auspices of the Educational Media program, students could […]

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Org. Member Profile: Tribeca Film Institute

[ 0 ] April 25, 2014

Profile by Laurel J. Felt Tribeca Film Institute, an affiliate of the well-known Tribeca Film Festival, offers cutting-edge, socially conscious educational opportunities for youth across New York City. Tribeca Education and Engagement Coordinator Flonia Telegrafi recently took the time to discuss with me Tribeca’s educational impacts, offerings, and plans for the future. IMPACTS Founded in […]