Media Lit: A Make-or-Break Competency for Teachers

Mar 4, 2019

3:30pm – 4:30pm CT

Recording: Media Lit: A Make-or-Break Competency for Teachers, Mar 4, 2019

For students today, media literacy has become as crucial a skill as literacy itself. Not only do kids have access to more media than ever before, they are also creating it themselves every day. What role do educators play in helping students navigate all of this? What are the competencies teachers need to lead media literacy instruction, and how can we support them? Hear how higher education, national organizations, and media organizations are tackling these issues to support teachers.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Nicole Mirra

Rutgers University Graduate School of Education

Details

Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

K-12 Education

Level:

Basic Understanding