Tag Archives: Media Literacy

Why Michael Bay Matters: Examining the Transformers

By Anthony Perotta Michael Bay. Yes, as a producer and director of film, commercials and music videos, his works are not of elite dramatic calibre – nor are they intended to be.  From The Rock (1996) to Pain or Gain (2013), … Continue reading

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News Literacy Project: Free Professional Development Webinar

The News Literacy Project (NLP) is an innovative national educational program that mobilizes seasoned journalists to work with educators to teach middle school and high school students how to sort fact from fiction in the digital age. Students learn how … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones Actor, Jack Gleeson, Talks about Celebrity

Game of Thrones Actor, Jack Gleeson, Talks about Celebrity Jack was 17 when he took the role of Joffrey on Game of Thrones. It’s through his young filter that a meaningful conversation about media and celebrity can be had with … Continue reading

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My Pop Studio

I stumbled upon this site in my wanderings and thought some of you might want to explore it. My Pop Studio is a creative play experience that strengthens critical thinking skills about television, music, magazines and online media directed at … Continue reading

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