How do viewers make sense of the different kinds of realism in the images we see in films and television?
Webinars and Online Learning
The Media Education Lab offers free webinars twice a month. These events feature a range of topics and issues related to digital and media literacy education. Webinars are free and open to the public. Click here to join.
Monday, April 23 4 PM EST Webinar - Media Literacy with Marginalized Communities
Monday, April 30th 4PM EST - Webinar - Policy, Standards and Assessment in the Personalized Learning Era featuring Mike RobbGrieco
Monday, May 14th 4PM EST - Webinar - Ellen Reynolds - Children's Documentaries
EARLY SPRING 2018
Monday, February 5 4 pm EST - Burst Your Bubble Media Literacy Podcast
Monday, March 5th 4PM EST - Webinar - Tom Flint
Monday, March 26th 4PM EST - Media Literacy Now Rhode Island Planning Meeting
Monday, April 9th 4PM EST - Webinar - Create to Learn featuring Frank Romanelli, Carolyn Fortuna and Bridget Dalton
October 9, 2017 - Announcing the New Book: Create to Learn featuring Renee Hobbs
October 23, 2017 - Parental Ethnotheories in Children’s Digital and Media Lives: Case of Romanipen - featuring Markéta Zezulkova
November 13, 2017 - Adam Ruins Everything - featuring Renee Hobbs and Elizaveta Friesem
November 27, 2017 - Media is No Longer a Spectator Sport - featuring Deborah Pardes and Jared Fesler
December 11, 2017 - Media Literacy & Disability - featuring Yonty Friesem
We share ideas all year round on Twitter using the hashtab #digiURI. Our monthly #digiURI Twitter chats are designed to share ideas and get inspiration. We meet on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 7 PM EST. Click here to see what we're talking about!