Where Can I Find Resources for Media Literacy Lesson Planning?

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Media Literacy

Picture this: you see a potato chip company’s commercial for their product, but no one is eating it. In fact, the commercial consists of fit, young, fashionably dressed people energetically dancing while holding the bag of chips. Okay, maybe at the end, […]

Where Can I Find Resources for Media Literacy Lesson Planning?2021-09-13T14:36:06-06:00

What is News Literacy and Why is it Important?

In today’s media landscape, we’re bombarded by news from a variety of sources — some legitimate, some not. Much of the information comes to us from people we trust — our friends and family on social media. Some of the information is true, but we suspect that some of it may be false. So […]

What is News Literacy and Why is it Important?2021-05-11T16:28:04-06:00

What is Media Literacy and Why is it Important?

It’s easy to get lost in the simplicity of a definition, but let’s break it down. There are two components to media literacy: media, or the medium that transmits the message, which can be anything from a social media site to a newspaper or even a candy bar wrapper; and also literacy. If you are […]

What is Media Literacy and Why is it Important?2021-05-06T21:12:57-06:00