Tech Tuesday: Media Literacy Week 2014
Date posted: November 4, 2014
This week is Media Literacy Week, an annual event that highlights the importance of digital and media literacy in the education of children and youth. This year’s theme is Youth & Social Networking: Connected, Creative, Collaborative.
Co-lead by Media Smarts and the Canadian Teachers’ Federation, this initiative provides a large number of ideas for activities and resources to help children, youth, parents and educators learn about media literacy. This year’s featured resource is Think Before You Share: Tips from Facebook and MediaSmarts. Click here to find more on the Media Literacy Week website. For additional resources and information on media and digital literacy fundamentals, visit the MediaSmarts website.
Here’s a sample of the video resources available