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Marlatt, Rick – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2020
This practitioner article describes the recent implementation of critical media literacy (CML) activities in secondary teacher education at a large university in the Southwestern United States. Preservice teachers in a content area literacy course analyzed a variety of media coverage of events that occurred near their university. Using an…
Descriptors: Critical Literacy, Media Literacy, Secondary School Teachers, Teacher Education Programs
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Samuels, Janíce Tisha – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2020
This exploratory case study examines the National Youth Art Movement Against Gun Violence intervention launched in Chicago in 2017 that used public art and new media creation to engage youth in activism for gun violence prevention. Five African American and Latino youth artists participated in the program; the study focuses on three of the…
Descriptors: Violence, Weapons, Activism, Prevention
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Eilers, Nicole – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2020
Disney's interpretation of the fairy tale, "Beauty and the Beast," and the decisions made to include or exclude certain key elements of the original plot, provide insight into how ideas about what it means to be human have changed over time. Specifically, a critical disability studies reading of "Beauty and the Beast" brings to…
Descriptors: Disabilities, Fairy Tales, Films, Popular Culture
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Morris, Pamela; Sarapin, Susan – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2020
Many university instructors (76% of our survey) have a mobile phone policy in their classrooms, due to the distractions of unregulated use. Yet only about half of those who ask students to put down their phones report that these policies are effective. Given that students want to and will use their phones, are instructors taking the opportunity to…
Descriptors: Telecommunications, Handheld Devices, College Faculty, Classroom Techniques
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Turin, Ornat; Friesem, Yonty – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2020
Sixty-nine media scholars from Israel and the Unites States responded to an online questionnaire aimed to identify the boundaries of media literacy. The participants received a list of thirty-two potential titles for a final paper and were asked to rate the relevancy of each topic for an undergraduate media literacy course. While the statistical…
Descriptors: Media Literacy, Popular Culture, Foreign Countries, Cross Cultural Studies
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Mertala, Pekka – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2020
This qualitative study demonstrates the kinds of pedagogical pitfalls that are included in simplistic understandings of child-centeredness in the context of media education, an emerging field of early childhood teacher education with only a little empirical research done so far. Course diaries from 15 preservice teachers were analyzed to find…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Media Literacy, Journalism Education, Early Childhood Education
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Frohlich, Dennis Owen; Magolis, David – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2020
The field of mass communication is constantly undergoing change and development, and the pace has accelerated with the advent of digital technologies. One challenge educators face is: how do we educate college students not just for today's careers, but also for lifelong competencies with media? Against this backdrop, the Department of Media and…
Descriptors: Media Literacy, Curriculum Development, Departments, Universities
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Threadgill, Elizabeth J.; Price, Larry R. – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
This article focuses on media literacy education for college students. First, we conducted psychometric analyses to verify the properties of the "Critical Evaluation and Analysis of Media (CEAM)" scale. CEAM measures college students' self-reported practices for critically evaluating and analyzing the credibility, audience, and technical…
Descriptors: College Students, Measures (Individuals), Likert Scales, Media Literacy
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Oliver, Kyle M.; Williams-Duncan, Stacy – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
Despite popular framings about skills for 21st-century jobs, there are few studies of how new media literacies unfold in workplaces, nor of how professional education programs can build on adult learners' previous experiences to foster effective digital communication practices. We argue that seminaries and divinity schools are a particularly rich…
Descriptors: Computer Literacy, Theological Education, College Faculty, Adult Students
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Schilder, Evelien; Redmond, Theresa – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
The ability to critically access, analyze, evaluate, and create media messages is crucial in the process of becoming an informed and engaged citizen throughout life. Asking critical questions is not only a valuable dimension of media literacy, but also an indispensable aspect of participating in a democracy. Yet, measuring the effectiveness of…
Descriptors: Media Literacy, Inquiry, Questioning Techniques, Critical Thinking
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Blanton, Morgan V.; Cheek, Aftynne E.; Bellows, Elizabeth – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
The role of teacher education preparation programs is to equip preservice teachers (PSTs) with the knowledge and skills to support the development of all students. To do this, university faculty must establish and monitor PST's progress toward quality standards for teaching. "e"Coaching is a professional learning tool that provides…
Descriptors: Coaching (Performance), Electronic Learning, Preservice Teacher Education, Feedback (Response)
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Baleria, Gina – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
The purpose of this exploratory qualitative study was to discover how a single, relational intervention in a digital space focused on civil, respectful conversation across difference might influence digital media literacy (DML) among college students, with the goal of increasing college students' sense of belonging and level of curiosity. The…
Descriptors: Media Literacy, Sense of Community, Personality Traits, Interpersonal Communication
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Kersch, Dorotea Frank; Lesley, Mellinee – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
In this paper, through an exploration into our experiences as educators concerned with marginalized populations of learners in secondary and post-secondary settings, we argue for a pedagogy that brings together the realities of 21st century literacy practices with critical media literacy. We present a framework for teaching critical media literacy…
Descriptors: 21st Century Skills, Teaching Methods, Media Literacy, Literacy Education
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Madison, Ed – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
Partisan politics challenge educators to determine how best to navigate discussions of controversial subjects within their classrooms. This can be particularly true for new educators in the early stages of developing their confidence and classroom management skills. This qualitative case study uses situated learning and the communities of practice…
Descriptors: Journalism, Presidents, Political Attitudes, Controversial Issues (Course Content)
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Arth, Zachary W.; Griffin, Darrin J.; Earnest, William J. – Journal of Media Literacy Education, 2019
New media and new literacy are essential in our contemporary paradigms of education and communication research. Though truth-seeking is one of the primary objectives inherent in higher education, the process for students may be less clear than it may be for trained academics or professors. The current study sought to explore how professors…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Teacher Attitudes, Media Literacy, Ethics
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