Youth and Community Media Production

The Media Education Lab focuses on youth and community media production, working with our neighbors to create meaningful films about issues that matter. Some of our partners include the Village of Arts and Humanities, Arts Sanctuary, and Youth Empowerment Services.

Events

Ay t the Georgia International Information Literacy Conference in Savannah, Renee Hobbs, Joyce Valenza and other distinguished experts will present on these topics:

Teaching Resources

Examine and evaluate contemporary propaganda with lesson plans exploring definitions of propaganda, virality, sponsored content and more

Undergraduate and graduate students benefit from exploring the multidisciplinary history of media literacy

Learn how to implement digital and media literacy with urban elementary students

Available for purchase, the media literacy smartphone helps students learn to ask questions about what they read, see, watch and listen to.

"Create to Learn" by using free or low-cost digital tools for making podcasts, blogs, videos, gifs, infographics and more

This book introduces educators to the practice and theory of digital and media literacy education in secondary schools.

Our annual professional development program for K-12 and college faculty, librarians and media professionals

Research and Scholarship