1) What do you do? I am a professor at the School of Journalism & Mass Communication at Kent State University. For more than 30 years, I’ve specialized in teaching, conducting research, and publishing on issues related to Latinos and media. 2) Tell me about your latest work or project in media literacy. The […]
Category: NAMLE Action!
The Board Of Cooperative Educational Services of St. Lawrence-Lewis Counties (The SLL BOCES) serves 18 school districts in St. Lawrence and Lewis Counties, New York, by providing cost-effective shared services, including career training for high-school students and adults, special education, alternative schools, technology education, and teacher training, as well as dozens of programs to expand […]
NAMLE Executive Director, Michelle Ciulla Lipkin recently asked Lillian Holtzclaw Stern, founder of Press4Kids, the scoop on News-o-matic. Here’s what she said. Press4kids (P4K) was created in 2012 to fill a need of delivering current events to a young audience in an engaging and age-appropriate manner. In today’s plugged-in world, children can no longer be […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]