This month, Emily Bailin, NAMLE Student Leadership Council Member interviewed Lynette Owens from the Trend Micro Internet Safety for Kids & Families program. When did your organization launch and why? The Trend Micro Internet Safety for Kids & Families program was launched in 2008. It was established to support the company’s vision of creating a world safe […]
Category: NAMLE Action!
As part of Pivot’s Eyes Wide Open digital and media literacy initiative, the National Association for Media Literacy Education has teamed up with the network to ensure that This Is Media is seen throughout classrooms nationwide to spark conversation about media, credibility, and privacy in a digital age. This is […]
Dear Colleagues: We’re delighted to announce the latest issue of the Journal of Media Literacy Education, Issues 6.3 is available at www.jmle.org In this issue, you’ll find scholarly and professional articles documenting a variety of field-based media literacy education programs addressing topics including media violence, radio and sound media, and sports media and culture. You’ll also […]
NAMLE IS HIRING A PART-TIME OPERATIONS COORDINATOR NAMLE is seeking an Operations Coordinator to assist the Executive Director with all operational and administrative duties. Job Responsibilities include: All book keeping duties (e.g.. monthly financial reports for Treasurer and Board, bill payments, processing invoices, deposits) General administrative support for E.D. Assisting with organizing NAMLE systems (i.e. Google docs, Dropbox) Managing Membership […]
Darragh Worland is the New York Program Manager and Vice President for Digital Media at the News Literacy Project (NLP). She recently spoke to Student Leadership Council member, Emily Bailin, about NLP’s history, how the organization is staying relevant in an increasingly evolving news and information landscape, and upcoming projects that we’ll want to keep […]
We are excited to announce our first keynote speaker: Vivian Vasquez, Ed.D., a literacy professor, bestselling author, and award-winning educator. Dr. Vasquez is a Professor of Education at American University. The 2013-2014 academic year marks her 30th year in the field of education. Her research interests are in critical literacy, early literacy and information communication […]