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What is media education for students? Media literacy is the ability to understand the validity and intent of a medium. The term can be applied to any form of media with which students interact. This includes images in lessons and class projects, educational videos, texts, and other resources. This also applies to media outside the …

FAIRHAVEN – Media arts students not only pushed through the pandemic, but also drew on their own experiences and made it the screenplay for a new project. Fairhaven High School received 10 nominations and eight awards from the 2021 New England Regional Student Production Awards. Senior Charlie Fernandes set a new record by receiving seven …

Lawrence Technological University in Southfield will become the new home of the Specs Howard School of Media Arts. Specs Howard’s name will be retained, according to a statement posted on the Specs Howard website. Specs Howard, also based in Southfield, has been offering courses in radio and television broadcasting, graphic design and digital media arts …

State Senator Robert Peters, D-Chicago, is pictured in a file photo during a virtual committee hearing earlier this year. He is the Senate sponsor of a bill decriminalizing HIV transmission, which passed Tuesday in the Senate. (Credit: Blueroomstream.com) Tuesday 25 May 2021 11 more states decriminalized HIV By SARAH MANSUR & JERRY NOWICKICapitol News [email protected]

State Representative Elizabeth Hernandez, a Democrat, filed a new invoice which would change the state school code and include a media literacy unit in the computer literacy curriculum for public high school students. House Bill 234 would require school districts to add media literacy instruction to the computer literacy curriculum. State Sen. Karina Villa, Democrat …

WABASH, Ind. (WANE) – The Media Arts Program, a collaboration of Honeywell Arts & Entertainment and the Heartland Career Center, featured original photography, audio, video, script and editing projects by the class of 2020-21 on Tuesday at the Eagles Theater. Launched in 2017, the Media Arts program prepares high school students for careers in media-related …

Friday’s article by Trudy Rubin (“Future of America’s Media Threatened by Outright Lies,” May 7) underscores the reality of how irresponsible media shapes our world and our culture. What we have seen over the past few years is blatant deception. Rubin is right that the current media landscape is a threat to democracy. That’s why …

Senator Karina Villa, D-West Chicago, introduces a bill requiring schools to teach media literacy in a virtual committee hearing on Tuesday. (Credit: Blueroomstream.com) Tuesday, May 18, 2021 Work continues on the bill limiting the use of isolation and physical restraint By PETER HANCOCKCapitol News [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – All Illinois high schools would be required to …

SPRINGFIELD — All high schools in Illinois would be required to offer instruction on how to understand and evaluate news and social media as part of their introductory computer classes under a bill that was introduced to a Senate committee on Tuesday. Sen. Karina Villa, D-West Chicago, argued before the Senate Education Committee that the …

As partisanship continues to create a deep ideological chasm in the United States, an informed population may be the only way to bridge the divides. According to the politically neutral nonprofit Media Literacy Now (MLN), the idea of ​​media literacy is crucial given that “… children live in a 24/7 powerful media world. 7 …[along …

Why Choose Digital Media School? The School of Digital Media at Ferris State University is the perfect place to find majors for students who want to become creative storytellers. The school offers three unique, state-of-the-art, forward-thinking programs. Seeking to develop both the creative mind and the technical know-how to effectively deliver stories, students use industry-standard …

As partisanship continues to create a deep ideological chasm in the United States, an informed population may be the only way to bridge the divisions. According to Media Literacy Now (MLN), a politically neutral non-profit organization, the idea of ​​media literacy is crucial given that “…children live in a world of powerful 24/7 media. …[along …

Colorado Senate May 3 passed a much-debated bill to provide media education to K-12 schools across the state. The legislation comes as states across the country attempt to make media education part of the school curriculum to teach students to think critically when consuming media, to ask where the information is coming from. and to …

Well-funded media and a well-developed arts and creative industry can go a long way in reshaping the narrative of Africa, noted experts at the ongoing National Security Symposium in Musanze district on Thursday, May 13. It was during a session that discussed the media perspective in reshaping Africa’s narrative. The general consensus was that the …

In March, the Los Angeles Unified School District School Board unanimously passed a resolution calling for critical media literacy learning from elementary to high school. The decision, led by LAUSD Board member Jackie Goldberg and supported by UCLA Teacher Education Program speaker Jeff Share, signals recognition in education of the need to teach to provide …

GIJ Board Member Professor Margaret Ivy Amoakohene (left) presents the Global Best Student Award to Mr. Seshie Edem. Image: EDNA SALVO-KOTEY New bill to merge the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), the Ghana Language Institute (GIL) and the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI) into one university has received Presidential Assent . The government began …

Posted on May 5, 2021 | 14:42 Virtual show inspired by the Justice theme: Environmental, Economic, Racial ‘March for Immigration Reform’ by Andrew Stull, left, and ‘Compost’ by Megan Vega. An online pop-up exhibit showcasing the work of students at Santa Barbara City College from the Departments of American Ethnic Studies, Art, Film and Television …

LOS ANGELES–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The Academy of Media Arts High School (AMA HS) is proud to announce a partnership with Sony Music Group designed to support the unique project-based learning and career program of the school and its academics. In collaboration with Sony Music Group, AMA HS will provide health and wellness resources to its …