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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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Graduate Certificate 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

  • Learn about "best practices" in the pedagogy of teaching about propaganda as a form of media literacy education and explore a new online educational resource, Mind Over Media: Analyzing Contemporary…
  • Coming this Fall! This day-long professional development workshop gives educators, librarians and educational technology professionals all the tools to understand how copyright and fair use apply to digital learning. Yes,…
  • MARK YOUR CALENDAR! LAST Tuesday of the Month, 8 p.m. EST Our #digiURI community keeps getting stronger and stronger, and we continue to learn from each other through our monthly Twitter…
  • It's been said that the lack of scholarship about the history of media literacy has been a source of some of the conflicts and debates among scholars and practitioners. Media…
  • Renee Hobbs offers a workshop sponsored by the Rhode Island Federation of Teachers and Health Professionals on August 16, 2016. Thanks to Colleen Callahan, Ed.D., Director of Professional Development for…