"Responsibility to Promote Media Literacy in the Community, in Area K-12 Schools, and on our Campuses"

With increasing pressure and criticism on media outlets and media education, organizations and educators have begun exploring and expanding media literacy programs beyond JMC departments in order to address media literacy in K-12 schools, civic settings and on-campus. Leaders in the media literacy movement will discuss their programs and scholarship in order to build a bridge with ASJMC in order to offer educational, scholarship and service opportunities.

Association of Schools of Journalisms and Mass Communication (ASJMC)

Friday, March 6, 2020
Loyal University
New Orleans, LA

Interview/Lunch Talk

Interview and discussion for cohort of medical students about parenting a child with an Autism spectrum Disorder with Dr. Anne Glowinski, Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Education and Training and Associate Director of the William Greenleaf Eliot Division of Child Psychiatry at Washington University.

Washington University
School of Medicine

Friday, November 22, 2019
St. Louis, MO

Panel: Viewing and Discussion

Modeling best practices in media literacy through viewing and discussion as a form of inquiry learning by discussing Greta Thunberg's "You Have Stolen My Dreams" speech. Panelists lead small group discussions after viewing the video and then shared key insights.

Northeast Regional Media Literacy Conference

Friday, November 8, 2019
Providence, RI

"A Conversation: Empowering Digital Citizens"

This conversation aims to inform participants of a variety of expert perspectives on the topic of creating a digitally literate citizenry. Participants will take part in a series of 6-minute, unscripted back-and-forth of experts-interviewing-experts about empowering digital citizens. Participants have been strategically chosen from a variety of sectors - academia, education, creatives, communications, nonprofits - to highlight insights from diverse experiences.

Forum on Integrating Media Literacy Across Business Sectors

U.S. Department of State
Career Connections
Seminars for U.S. Exchange Alumni

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
New York, NY

"Exploring the Intersections of Production, Pedagogy, and Advocacy in Media Literacy Education: Possibilities for Research and Praxis"

This session invites participants to explore the possibilities of “connection” at conceptual and collaborative levels. Bringing together a group of emerging scholars from across the country, we will present a brief synthesis of our respective research projects to consider how advocacy, production, and pedagogical practices of media literacy intersect with and inform one another. Our studies are bound by a shared commitment to push conceptions of literacy, research, and how learning spaces might function in more open, equitable, and connected ways. 

National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) Conference 2015

Friday, June 26, 2015                 Philadelphia, PA

"Special Education: New Opportunities in Media Literacy Education"

The panelists will introduce briefly the current state of media representation of people with disabilities. Following the introduction, participants will break out into three rotating groups spending an equal portion of the session with each of the panel presenters in small group setting. Each breakout will contribute to the dissemination of information, analysis of current media, deficits/opportunities combining media literacy with special education, and strategies for implementing these practices within their professional setting.

National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) Conference 2015

Saturday, June 27, 2015             Philadelphia, PA

GMLP Partner Showcase

Gateway Media Literacy Partners is featuring 14 “appetizers” of media literacy focused work on a variety of fronts by the GMLP partner media literacy proponents as part of the 10th Annual GMLP Media Literacy Week, a partner of the first US Media Literacy Week. 

Gateway Media Literacy Partners (GMLP)

St. Louis, MO                                   November 4, 2015

"Opportunities for Inclusion: Media Literacy and Special Education" 

This panel will introduce the the lack of representation of people with disabilities in media andoffer four different approaches to addressing this issue through K­12 media education. This panel will explore how this media exclusion impacts special education students, discuss thechallenges of teaching media literacy to students with unique abilities and learning styles, andprovide practical examples of addressing issues of disability through integrated media literacycurriculums in two different academic areas. 

National Communication Association (NCA) 101st Conference

Las Vegas, NV                                 November 20-22, 2015

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