workshop

The Parent Network: Social Media and Your Kids

The Parent Network: Social Media and Your Kids Workshop is designed to help parents better understand how their children are using social networking. It provides tips and tools that parents can use to minimize negative experiences and maximize positives ones. The workshop from MediaSmarts is designed to be presented in a school or community setting… Read more

Introduction to Family Literacy Workshop

What is family literacy? What do family literacy programs look like and who benefits from them? How does the literacy level of mothers affect their children’s literacy skill potential? What is the Early Development Instrument (EDI) and how can family literacy programs and services address early childhood vulnerabilities? Join Debbie Schiller in an interactive, full… Read more

Half Girl, Half Face

Designed for girls in grades 7-9, the Half Girl, Half Face workshop explores many of the online image issues teenage girls may encounter when they use digital media – particularly social networks. Suitable for both school and community settings, the resources include the Half Girl, Half Face video and a comprehensive facilitator’s guide. This MediaSmarts… Read more