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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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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

  • Renee Hobbs is a featured speaker at the Georgia Educational Technology Conference (GAETC) in Atlanta, November 4 - 6, 2015. She's offering sessions on: Copyright Clarity: Yes You Can Use…
  •  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.
  • August 31 - September 4, 2015, Antalya, Turkey More than 100 teachers from all across Turkey participate in a five-day professional development program in Antalya, Turkey, led by a team of…
  • Co-sponsored by the RI Teaching Artists Center and VSA Arts RI, this professional development workshop on August 20th helps you explore the practice of digital and media literacy education in…
  • We're delighted to partner with Learning First Alliance in presenting a workshop that demonstrates how schools, parents and communities work together to see that children and youth are healthy, safe,…