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Games for Online Learning

Digital media tools combine play and learning, creating immersive, participatory environments.The Media Education Lab explores how online multimedia can support the development of the 4 C's: critical thinking, collaboration, creativity and communication skills,

Events

Recommend, read, repeat. What more could you ask for in a digital book club?

“Multimedia,” you say? You got it.

Teaching Resources

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

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

It's never to early to be smart about media!

Understand how copyright and fair use supports digital learning

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

Guided inquiry & viewing of Adam Ruins the Internet helps learners judge the pros and cons of digital life and reflect on the role of media regulation.

My Pop Studio is a free online game that introduces children ages 9 - 14 to digital and media literacy, taking them "behind the scenes" to think critically about how media is created and to question the messages we see.

Research and Scholarship