The National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) will host the 5th Annual U.S. Media Literacy Week from October 21-25, 2019. The mission of Media Literacy Week is to raise awareness about the need for media literacy education and its essential role in education today. Organizations, schools, educators and Media Literacy Week partners from all over the country will work with NAMLE to participate in events including #MediaLitWk classroom lessons, virtual events, online chats, screenings, PSA’s, panel discussions and more.
Sponsored by Trend Micro, Thomson Reuters, Britannica, and Lumie Labs, U.S. Media Literacy Week has the support of numerous partnering organizations, media literacy experts, and educators across the nation. Media Literacy Week is designed to bring attention and visibility to media literacy education in the U.S. NAMLE hosts Media Literacy Week to showcase the work of amazing media literacy educators and organizations nationwide and drives conversation that creates positive social change and increased civic engagement.
Organizations and Educators Welcome to Contribute
All are welcome to participate in Media Literacy Week efforts. The newly redesigned Media Literacy Week website provides tools, tips, and materials designed to help educators and other community partners conduct lessons or hold events throughout the week-long celebration of media literacy.
Become a Sponsor
Organizations and teachers interested in being a Media Literacy Partner, can find more information here or can email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsors interested in supporting Media Literacy Week, NAMLE’s Conference, or other efforts can sign up using this form or email Michelle Ciulla Lipkin, Executive Director at email@example.com.