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 […]
Tag: "media literacy"
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, […]
Darragh Dandurand Friedman, a senior at Temple University, attended NAMLE 2013 and stopped by our booth to share her thoughts on media literacy.
To celebrate the upcoming symposium on the Historical Roots of Media Literacy at the University of Rhode Island’s Harrington School of Communication and Media, NAMLE is proud to welcome several participants in a pre-conference Google Hangout this Wednesday, September 11, at 6PM EST. Here is some information about our panelists: Tessa Jolls is the President […]
Nathaniel Frederick II is an assistant professor of mass communication at Winthrop University in South Carolina. He said he first became interested in media literacy while taking a college class on African-Americans in media. The professor taught him how to deconstruct a television show, he said, and how to identify elements of production such as […]
Cyndy Scheibe is a professor of psychology at Ithaca College and the founder and executive director of Project Look Sharp. Scheibe first became interested in media literacy when she attended the 1995 National Media Literacy Conference in Los Angeles. She was especially inspired by a speech by Renee Hobbs and a session with Renee Cherow-O’Leary […]