Prof Renee Hobbs is an internationally recognized authority on digital and media literacy education, during this webinar, she will introduce some of her work and research in this field. Renee is Professor and Founding Director of the Harrington School of Communication and Media at the University of Rhode Island, USA. As the Founder of the Media Education Lab (www.mediaeducationlab.com) she develops programs that advance media literacy education through scholarship and community service.
Canon is organising a MEDEAnet workshop "Reading pleasure and E-hype" on 11 December 2013 in Brussels . The workshop is aimed at teacher trainers and the main questions to be discussed are: Which tools can teacher trainers offer to their students to improve reading pleasure in the classroom? Which apps are appropriate, how to find them and how do you use them? Which role can be played by the E: the E of electronic means, but also the E of Emotion? How do you enlarge reading pleasure via literary and business texts, in Dutch and in modern foreign languages? And how do you integrate such tools in the curriculum of teacher training?
Register now for: MEDEAnet webinar “Researching Media Literacy in Europe”, 28 November 2013, 4-5pm CETSubmitted Wednesday, 20 November, 2013 - 12:16
Several large scale studies have been carried out in recent years into the topic of media and film literacy in Europe. This webinar will highlight a number pointing to their main findings, conclusions and recommendations. Studies to be presented and discussed include the one carried out by the EMEDUS (European Media Literacy Education Study) project team, led by José Manuel Pérez Tornero, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona in Spain.