Subscribe via RSS Feed Connect with me on Flickr

Category: Features

May 2014: M-Passioned Member Clifford Cohen

May 2014: M-Passioned Member Clifford Cohen

[ 0 ] May 1, 2014

1) What do you do? These days, that’s a tough question for me. For 25 years I’ve been running AnimAction, a K12 media arts program that integrates with curriculum helping kids create their own animated content. We have worked with major orgs such as, UNICEF, The Solicitor General of Canada, and The World Health Organization […]

April 2014: M-Passioned Member Annelise Wunderlich

April 2014: M-Passioned Member Annelise Wunderlich

[ 0 ] April 3, 2014

1) What do you do? I’m a documentary filmmaker and media educator living in San Francisco. I teach film and media studies at Diablo Valley College, and I’m co-directing a feature documentary called The Corridor, about the nation’s first high school set inside an adult county jail. I also produce curriculum, primarily for the PBS […]

Media educators and artists sought for focus groups

Media educators and artists sought for focus groups

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

  Participate in a focus group on using film and media in the classroom and you could win an iPad! San Francisco Film Society (SFFS) is looking for several media educators and media artists to explore their new FilmEd. site and offer professional user-experience feedback to the SFFS Education team. FilmEd. is an open educational […]

March 2014: M-Passioned Member April Leach

March 2014: M-Passioned Member April Leach

[ 0 ] March 2, 2014

1) What do you do? By day during the week I am proud to serve adolescent learners and teachers as the Literacy Coach, Professional Development Facilitator, and Reading Department Chair at an amazing A rated public Charter High School.  G-Star School of the Arts for Film Animation & Performing Arts is in West Palm Beach, Florida, […]

January Update giveaway winner: Sr. Elizabeth Titilayo Aduloju

January Update giveaway winner: Sr. Elizabeth Titilayo Aduloju

[ 0 ] February 27, 2014

In January’s Update e-newsletter, we offered a free copy of Discovering Media Literacy by Renee Hobbs and David Cooper Moore. The winner of the drawing is Sister Elizabeth Titilayo Aduloju, a sister of St. Michael the Archangel, Nigeria. Sr. Elizabeth is a teacher of Media Literacy at the Catholic Institute of West Africa, Nigeria, and […]

Educator's guide to MLE and Common Core now available

Educator’s guide to MLE and Common Core now available

[ 0 ] February 27, 2014

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]