Civic Education & Media Literacy: Preparing Learners to Thrive in the Digital World
Sat Dec 1 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm
This panel explores the intersections between civic education and media literacy education from both a local and national perspective. Moderated by the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE), the conversation includes examples of best practices, discussion of the challenges educators face, and a brainstorm about how best to align efforts moving forward.
Abby Kiesa, CIRCLE; Keta Glenn, Free Spirit Media; Jessi Hollis McCarthy, Newseum, Washington, DC; Heather Van Benthuysen, Chicago Public Schools. Moderated by Tony Streit, Education Development Center.