30 Hanging of Saddam Hussein: Media Deals With Images
25 Reported death of longtime CBS President Frank Stanton
New website: Participatory Media Literacy
13 New Study and Forum on Implications of Youth Media Multitasking
The Kaiser Family Foundation hosted a forum and released a new report on media multitasking among young people. The report, Media Multitasking Among American Youth: Prevalence, Pairings and Predictors, is based on data from seven-day media use diaries collected from 694 young people age 8 to 18 years old and quantifies the actual amount of time young people spend multitasking when using media or doing homework.
TIME Magazine recognizes importance of information/media literacy in its cover story:
6-7 I conducted two “Best Practices” workshops for the SC State Department of Education. Links to handouts and other related materials can be found here.
7 2006 Diversity in entertainment media report issued