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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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New website & curriculum for teaching about propaganda
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Powerful Voices for Kids
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2015 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

  • JULY 26 - 31, 2015. It's a hands-on, minds-on learning experience unlike any other! This event is the premiere professional development program for K-12 and college educators, librarians and media professionals.
  • At ISTE Philadelphia 2015, we're talking about copyright and surveillance as media literacy issues!  
  • The Media Education Lab is making a splash at NAMLE 2015 in Philadelphia. "Designing and Implementing Professional Development in Digital Literacy: Lessons Learned from the Media Education Lab" Day/Time: Saturday June 27 1:45-2:45pm Location:…
  • Learn about the efforts that have been made (both in and outside of China) to address the gobal digital inequality of online creators and educators in China and discuss potential…
  • Renee Hobbs is going to the International Communication Association (ICA) conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico to share research, mentor and develop new initiatives in media literacy education.  See Renee's conference…