media

Literacy Program Videos – South Vancouver Island

Today we are pleased to welcome Jan Dupuis, the Literacy Outreach Coordinator in Victoria, as our guest blogger. She shares her experience in creating videos of literacy programs. In the summer of 2017 I approached SHAW TV about producing segments on local literacy programs and services. I had experience volunteering with SHAW TV and understood… Read more

Children, Teens, Media, and Body Image

Children, Teens, Media, and Body Image: A Common Sense Media Research Brief reviews research on the links between body image and media.  It includes the role of newer forms of interactive, online, digital and social media as well as traditional media (movies, TV, magazines, ads).  Here’s a great infographic highlighting the results of the research… Read more