A democratic civilization will save itself only if it makes the language of the image into a stimulus for critical reflection, not an invitation to hypnosis.
4th Annual Conference on Media Literacy and Substance Abuse
We're proud to co-host the 4th Annual Conference on Media Literacy and Substance Abuse Prevention on April 26, 2011 at the Temple University Center City Campus. It's a special seminar for teachers, professors, counselors, teachers and prevention specialists who want to be leaders in media literacy education. Download the PDF brochure in the yellow box at the top of this page or click here to learn more.
Harnessing Your Inner Director: Using Media Literacy Strategies to Address the Rising Concern about Prescription Drug Abuse
Making Media:The Way to Deepen Knowledge and Skills in Media Literacy
We'll use the media literacy remote control to analyze media messages and create a Jing screencast to capture our ideas using images and sound-- then share them with the world. Take a look at Renee's example screencast to help you get started!
Cigarettes in Mad Men
Captain Morgan Election Ad