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Micah Shannon enjoyed her Advanced Placement English course at Clarke Central High School. It made him think critically. Its teacher would present two perspectives on a topic and ask students to analyze the logical flow used by authors to develop their points. “At least for me, that was a big part of my education, but …

MARBLEHEAD, MA – A hotly contested election, a global scourge and the effects of this year-round scourge are causing students across the country to spend much more time alone on their computers and much less time surrounded by people with different opinions combined to make a growing concern a critic for media literacy advocates over …

Get the latest news from Syracuse delivered straight to your inbox. Subscribe to our newsletter here. Six members of the Syracuse University chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America wanted middle school students to learn more about media literacy. So they created a Canva presentation. On slide 22, public relations majors introduced their …

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Apple’s dedicated bespoke ad agency TBWA Media Arts Lab (MAL) has hired Pedro Prado to serve as Executive Creative Director, Miami. Prado comes from Leo Burnett Brazil where he held the title of Creative Executive Vice President. He has lived and worked in the United States and his native Brazil, and has contributed to a …

After an eight-day delay, House lawmakers spent two more hours on Friday on a media literacy bill that Republicans say will provide one-sided, left-leaning views on the media. House Bill 21-1103 would implement the recommendations of an advisory committee, formed under HB 19-1110, that proposed standards for a media literacy curriculum for public schools. Co-sponsored …

In this MarketScale TV interview, Todd Brekhus, Chief Product Officer for the edtech solution Renaissancejoins Voice of B2B Daniel Litwin for a discussion on the importance of media literacy in today’s education landscape and how solutions like Renaissance are working to make it an integral part of the curriculum. kindergarten to 12th grade. “A lack …

A final project often means several hours of study in the library. For a few students at Indiana University’s Media School, it was a music video shoot in Griffy Lake, with creative help from other music and dance students. When Media School seniors Ellie Vanbuskirk and Zach Milnamow chose to create a music video as …

On Thursday, the Colorado House had just a few bills to debate at second reading, but the morning was devoted to just one: Bill 21-1103, intended to implement the recommendations of a 2019 media literacy report. The bill succeeds Bill 19-1110, which required the Colorado Department of Education to convene a committee to make recommendations …

Hello. It’s the ninth week. Ready for the final? More importantly, ready for spring break? ?? New York Times columnist David Brooks (AB ’83) has resigned from his paid position as President of the Weave Project at the Aspen Institute, a DC-based, nonprofit think tank, according to The temperatureSaturday’s announcement. Brooks has been receiving a …

Graphic by Owensboro Times Taleno wins 2nd place for best comedy or drama in student audio production Lain Taleno, a junior communication arts student at Kentucky Wesleyan College, recently won second place for Best Comedy or Drama in Student Audio Production at the Broadcast Education Association’s 2021 Festival of Media Arts. In conjunction with the …

I’m not the most perfect parent, but imagine I’m like a lot of them in the digital age. When I hear children and misinformation mentioned in the same breath, I get anxious wondering how the internet might be influencing them. The problem isn’t that you haven’t used proper parental controls on the computer they’re using. …

Nearly 50 years after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of a method of student group free speech and a broader interpretation of the First Amendment in Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School District , California lawmakers have agreed to implement media literacy to support students. ‘ freedom of expression against the growing threats …

Edward Burke, a journalist for 30 years at the Boston Globe, the National Law Journal and other publications, currently teaches substitute teaching at schools in the Tidewater area. (HANDOUT) Being tech-savvy without being “media” is a dangerous combination for our youth and our democracy. “A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth …

A new major, “Media Arts and Design” (MAAD), proposed by members of the Media, Arts, Data, and Design Center, will be launched this fall. The major will focus on the “historical study, theoretical critique and practical experimentation” of experimental media according to Patrick Jagoda, current director of the MAAD minor. Jagoda said the proposal stems …

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