Commit2MediaLit! Campaign

The campaign Commit2MediaLit! is being launched for Media Literacy Week October 31-November 4.  Follow CML's  facebook page for updates and watch for YouTube videos with students and media literacy advocates from around the world.  We will bring you short video interviews of college students, taught by Dr. Natasha Casey and Spencer Brayton at Blackburn College in Carlinville, IL., and Brooklyn College and  high school students taught by Dr. Belinha De Abreu.  In addition, media literacy practitioners attending major meetings in San Francisco, Sao Paulo and Rome will be interviewed. All of these reports will be available on YouTube through a channel sponsored by the Center for Media Literacy: and Twitter #Commit2MediaLit.  

Media Arts Standards California UPDATE

Thank you Dain Olsen for your commitment to Media Arts instruction in California.  Expand this announcement (click on headline) for more information including a link to the CA bill, and PDF Media Arts Education Introduction. 

New Interview for Voices of Media Literacy Project

We've added a new interview to the Voices of Media Literacy project - Victor C. Strasburger, MD.   Dr. Strasburger is a pediatrician who has study children and media for more than 30 years.  The Voices of Media Literacy project includes more than 20 interviews with media literacy pioneers.  Find the interviews here

Cache of Artifacts from Media Literacy Week/LA

Media Literacy Week produced a cache of artifacts useful for K-12 teachers, university academics, librarians, and community leaders.   Events throughout the week highlighted the power of media literacy education and its essential role in education today.  Find some of the online resources and activities from Los Angeles participants here.

Reddit Ask Me Anything! Media Literacy Week Forum

As part of Media Literacy Week, Tessa Jolls was online  taking questions from Reddit followers in an Ask Me Anything forum about media literacy.  Thank you to all who participated.  Find the transcript PDF here -- excellent questions and informative responses.