Digital Media Literacy at Narragansett Public Schools
Renee Hobbs made an introductory presentation to the faculty of the Narragansett Public Schools on Friday, March 14 at 8 a.m.
During the 2013 - 2014 school year, Jonathan Friesem and other graduate students of the Media Education Lab have been working with a small group of faculty at the Narragansett Elementary School. Faculty formed a study group to read and discuss Renee's new book with co-author David Cooper Moore, Discovering Media Literacy: Popular Culture and Digital Media in Elementary School.
Hobbs presents to faculty on Friday, March 14
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.
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