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My Pop Studio: An Online Game for Media Literacy
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Copyright Clarity for Digital Learning
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Teaching about Propaganda
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Powerful Voices for Kids
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Summer Institute in Digital Literacy
The Media Education Lab at the University of Rhode Island advances media literacy education through research and community service. We emphasize interdisciplinary scholarship and practice that stands at the intersections of communication, media studies and education.

News and Events

  • The 4th annual program is back for another amazing summer! It's a hands-on, minds-on learning experience unlike any other! This event is the premiere professional development program for K-12 teachers, college educators, librarians and media…
  • JOIN US! Learn more about media literacy and share and discuss ideas from the comfort of your home as the Media Education Lab brings free
  • Chris Lehmann is Confirmed as Keynote Speaker for the 4th Annual Summer Institute in Digital Literacy PROVIDENCE, R.I. - January 12, 2016 - Chris Lehmann, a high school principal named by Technology and…
  • Three new PhDs granted in 2015 add luster to an illustrious group of scholars mentored by Renee Hobbs: Jonathan (Yonty) Friesem Ph.D. University of Rhode Island, School of Education, awarded 2015
  • The results are in - the Librarian of Congress has issued new rules that permit educators to "rip" videos for some educational purposes. Learn more about the new rules here!