This program explains how to teach media literacy through the application of three basic facts and five key analytical questions that can be applied to any media message. This simple and highly effective approach is reinforced by insights and observations provided by important figures in the media literacy movement, including Elizabeth Thoman, Tessa Jolls, and Jeff Share, of the Center for Media Literacy. Fight passive consumerism and promote critical thinking with Teaching Media Literacy. (31 minutes)
2006, 31 minutes, NTSC DVD
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Tessa Jolls, CEO, Center for Media Literacy
Elizabeth Thoman, President, Center for Media Literacy
Michael Gougis, Freelance Writer / Media Professor
Mathew Needleman, Elementary School Teacher / Video Producer
Jeff Share, Media Trainer, Center for Media Literacy
Megan Parlen, Media Literacy Expert
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