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Frank Baker and Kara Clayton at Michigan Council of Teachers of English conference in 2013

Michigan Conference Features NAMLE Media Educators

[ 0 ] October 9, 2013

NAMLE members Frank Baker and Kara Clayton were featured presenters October 4 at the Michigan Council of Teachers of English’s annual conference held at the Kellogg Conference Center on the campus of Michigan State University. The theme of the one-day conference was “Media and Cultural Literacy in the 21st Century:  Transforming English Language Arts while […]

NAMLE Members win NCTE Media Literacy Award!

[ 0 ] September 4, 2012

The National Council for Teachers of English announced that long-time NAMLE member and former board member, Kara Clayton and NAMLE member Erin Ferris are the recipients of the Seventh Annual NCTE Media Literacy Award! The Executive Director for NCTE praised them for their “persistent, innovative and imaginative application of media analysis and media composition in […]

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Kara Clayton: Michigan’s Visual and Media Arts Teacher of the Year!

[ 1 ] February 29, 2012

  Longtime NAMLE member, and former board member, Kara Clayton was nominated and chosen as the Digital Arts Film and Television’s choice for the Touchstone Award – Visual and Media Arts Teacher of the Year! This award is given by Michigan Youth Arts Festival which takes place on Western Michigan University’s campus May 10-11. This […]

M3 Video Productions 2011

Modern Media Makers (M3) Archive: Project Philly 2011

[ 0 ] August 18, 2011

M3 Video Archive The 2011 student productions, a meta documentary on the experience, Q&A footage, and bonus behind-the-scenes clips, and an excerpt of their conversation with Mohammed Bilal. M3 Process & Round-up by Annelise Wunderlich What happens when you take 16 teenagers from all over the country, put them into a small, hot room, give […]

Kara Clayton & Her Students

August 2010 M-Passioned Member: Kara Clayton

[ 0 ] August 9, 2010

1) What do you do? I am about to start my 16th year of teaching Media Studies classes at Thurston High School, which is located in the South Redford School District of Southeast Michigan.  Long story, short: I created a popular media program that includes courses in media literacy, an introductory media production class, and […]

Renee Hobbs & Amy Petersen Jensen to Edit the Journal of Media Literacy Education

Renee Hobbs & Amy Petersen Jensen to Edit the Journal of Media Literacy Education

[ 0 ] August 30, 2009

The Journal of Media Literacy Education is an online interdisciplinary journal that supports the development of research, scholarship and the pedagogy of media literacy education. The journal provides a forum for established and emerging scholars, media professionals and educational practitioners in and out of schools. As an extended conceptualization of literacy, media literacy education helps […]