Commissioned by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (JRC-IPTS), in collaboration with DG CONNECT, Telecentre-Europe and the University of Washington are conducting the MIREIA online survey (see underneath) to provide a ‘map’ of telecentres, libraries and other eInclusion actors that operate in the EU.
The survey is part of the larger research project MIREIA (Measuring the Impact of eInclusion Actors on Digital Literacy, Skills and Inclusion goals of the Digital Agenda for Europe) which aims at better understanding the role of eInclusion intermediary actors and wants to create adequate instruments to facilitate the demonstration of their outcomes and their contribution to the achievement of European eInclusion policy goals.
"The [London Public] library is hosting a number of events during Media Literacy Week, including the Computers for Older Adults program, Privacy Matters, which was offered on Wednesday (Nov. 7) at the East London Branch of the library. Media literacy staff and the library’s volunteer technology tutors, joined together to assist participants in getting an introduction to not only issues related to getting started on the Internet, but how to be safe aftewards."
-Sean Meyer @Newswriter22 (London Community News). Spotted by London Public Library @londonpubliclibrary
"Ensinar as crianças a identificar a publicidade, distinguindo-a da informação é um dos objectivos da Educação para os Media. A tarefa torna-se, todavia, bastante difícil quando o marketing se empenha em eliminar a possibilidade de essa distinção existir. E é isso que ocorre com o product placement, uma estratégia que consiste em fazer com que a publicidade se vá integrando de um “modo natural” no meio de programas diversos, designadamente, novelas, séries, concursos ou talk shows, tema de uma instrutiva reportagem incluída na NotíciasTV de hoje, intitulada “Ponha aqui o produtozinho, devagar, devagarinho…”.
The need to set out the conceptualization of media competence leads to a broader perspective in which there is a convergence of factors linked to the digital and audiovisual competences, both of which constitute the reference framework for...
O texto aborda os usos das noções de “media” e de “literacy” a partir da Aula Inaugural sobre o tema Beyond and after Media Literacy: media competence building civil society, proferida por Thomas Bauer (Universidade de Viena) na PósGraduação da Faculdade Cásper Libero em 23 de fevereiro de 2012. Considera que viver em uma sociedade midiática demanda o domínio de competências para a participação e o reconhecimento do modus operandi do espaço social no qual as mediações simbólicas acontecem na e a partir da comunicação.
"The European Media Literacy Education Study (EMEDUS) has launched a new website which brings together different contents related to media literacy, likespecialized databases, events, videos, etc., and the earliest results achieved by the project.
This new tool gathers all the information recorded during the research in order to develop itself into a center for information and exchange of knowledge with the aim of becoming a point of reference in Europe in the field of media literacy.
Compared to the previous blog, this new website includes reports that perform a comparative analysis of media education in national curricula of the 27 countries of the European Union (EU), divided into Formal Education, Informal Education and Media Inclusion.
The website also contains three large databases concerning Experts, Organizations and Publications related with media literacy, which are spread on maps to facilitate their geographic location and access to data."
5 major benefits of media literacy as it relates to the Common Core State Standards
Thoughtful media consumption becomes a stimulus for better student comprehension.Differentiated learning models are available for all students.Easily accessible and free technologies can improve or enhance curriculum.Innovative media creation leads to increased student engagement and a real-world experience.Improved overall literacy is achieved through research, digital reading, interdisciplinary writing and personal written reflection.
Via Deb Gardner
E quem aceita este desafio??? Que alternativas para ocupar o tempo quando estamos desligados das tecnologias? Todas as sextas-feiras os subscritores recebem uma lista de sugestões para ocupar o tempo de forma criativa!