This page is designed to give educators an idea of the previous workshops/presentations/topics I have conducted.  All of my workshops are uniquely designed to help you meet or teach those standards dealing with “media literacy.” Each workshop includes interactive, hands-on components, designed to help participants feel more comfortable introducing media literacy into instruction.  To read sample testimonials from educators who have participated in my workshops, click here.  If you have questions, please email me: Frank W. Baker fbaker1346@gmail.com

2014 -2009

2017
March 23  Media Literacy for School Librarians (concurrent), SCASL 2017, Greenville SC
March 22  Writing Engaging Media Literacy Lesson Plans, SCASL 2017 Pre-Conference, Greenville SC
March 21  Engaging Students & Teachers In Media Literacy, Education Talk Radio Podcast
March 6     Close Reading (session); Media literacy (tabletop) SC Assn of Middle Level Ed Conf, Myrtle Beach, SC
February 27 Propaganda, Fake News & Media Literacy, Anne Frank House Symposium, Columbia SC
February 25  Getting Close With Nature, Deckle Edge Literary Festival, Columbia SC
February 23  Close Reading The Media, PreConference, SC IRA (Reading) Conference, Hilton Head Is, SC
February 21  Role of Media in 2016 Presidential Campaign, SC Social Studies Teachers Conf, Columbia SC
February 15  Media Literacy for Visual Arts Educators, PD, Williamsburg Co Schools, Kingstree SC
January 28  Close Reading of Media Texts, SCCTE Annual Conference, Kiawah Island SC

2016

December 6  Panelist, Pop Literacy Webinar (ISTE/School Library Journal)
November 21  Analyzing Media PD, Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, Los Angeles, CA
November 16   Cut: Costume & The Cinema Educator Night, Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia SC
November 2   Media Literacy, Education Talk Radio Podcast
November 1   Media Literacy,  SLIS 202, University of SC, Columbia SC
October 21   Media literacy: it’s about analyzing & creating, Palmetto State Arts Ed Conf, Columbia SC
October 20  ISTE Twitter chat: Digital Citizenship & Media Literacy
September 26  Writing Improvement Network, SC ETV, Columbia SC
September 14  Teaching About Presidential Debates (webinar)
August 11    Cut: Costume & The Cinema, Richland One PD, AC Flora HS, Columbia SC
July 25-26   Media Literacy Workshops, Riara University, Nairobi, Kenya
May 31  Webinar: Great Media Literacy Books for Learners of All Ages (Media Education Lab)
April 17  NCTE Twitter Chat: Politics & Language-Teaching Critical Literacy in an Election Year
March 17  Media Literacy, SLIS 202, University of SC, Columbia SC
March 12  STEAM in Media, ShareFair, Irmo HS, Columbia SC
February 24 Intro to Media Literacy, SLIS 325, USC, Columbia SC
February 15  Deconstructing Political Campaign Ads,  Horry Co. PD, Forestbook Middle School, Socastee, SC
January 30,31  Reading & Writing With Media, SC Council of Teachers of English Annual Conference, Kiawah Island, SC
January 26   Star Wars Hero’s Journey, Writing Improvement Network, SCETV Columbia SC
January 18, Analyzing Media PD, Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, Los Angeles, CA
January 15 Media Literacy, Prof Dev Day, Williamsburg Schools, Kingstree SC

2015

November 13/15  Media Literacy: Engaging Students in Popular Culture, SC Art Education Conference, Center for the Arts, Beaufort, SC
November 5  Media Literacy Middle School Program, AMPAS, Los Angeles CA
October 26-27    Media Literacy, USC SLIS 202, Univ of SC, Columbia SC
October 16   Close Reading of Holocaust Images, Columbia College, Columbia SC
October 8-9   Using Media To Engage 21st C Learners, SC Alliance for Arts Educators Conference, Columbia SC
September 29  Media Literacy, Elementary, Writing Improvement Network, Columbia SC
September 25  Helping Students Understand Political Ads, SCCSS, Greenville SC
September 22   Media Literacy, Secondary, Writing Improvement Network, Columbia SC
September 17   Media Literacy, NW Regional Coop, Minnesota
August 8   Storytelling Through Film, Nickelodeon Theatre, Columbia SC
August 6   Close Reading Media Texts,  E3 Professional Development, Easley HS, Easley SC
August 4-5   Close Reading,  ETV Teacher Tech Training,  SCETV/State Museum, Columbia SC
June 10  Media Literacy: Critical Thinking for the Digital Info Age, SC Midlands Summit, Blythewood HS
April 25  Close Reading Media Texts, Video Production In The Arts, SC ETV, Columbia SC
April 1   Intro to Media Literacy, University of SC,  SLIS 202, Columbia, SC
March 24   Engaging Students In Media Literacy/ Reading Film,  NY EMTA Conference, Syracuse NY
March 11  Creating Media Literacy Lessons That Work, SCASL 2015 Conference, Columbia SC
February 19  Close Reading of Media Texts, SCIRA, Myrtle Beach, SC
February 16   Engaging Students In Their Media, PD, Laurens 55, Laurens HS, Laurens SC
January 30-31   Close Reading of Media Texts, SCCTE Annual Conference, Kiawah Island, SC
January 9  Close Reading: Visual Literacy in the Digital Age, AMPAS/LAUSD, Los Angeles, CA

2014

  • November 22    Using Media As Texts: Engaging Students In Pop Culture and More, SC Arts Ed Assn Conference, Greenville SC
  • November 20-21    Magazine Analysis & Production, Fairfield Middle School, Winnsboro, SC
  • November 6    Media Literacy, Lancaster School District, USC Lancaster
  • October 28   Close Reading of Media Messages, Writing Improvement Network,  SC-ETV,  Columbia SC
  • October 17 Close Reading of Holocaust Images, SC Holocaust Teacher Institute, Columbia College, Columbia SC
  • October 6 Intro to Media Literacy, University of SC, School of Library & Info Science, SLIS 202
  • October 3 Media Literacy In The Social Studies, SC Council for Social Studies Conference, Columbia SC
  • October 2 Engaging Students In Their Media, SC Alliance for Arts Educators Conference, Columbia SC
  • August 14    Close Reading/Advanced Close Reading, Horry Co Schools PD, Conway HS, Conway SC
  • August 6       Close Reading For School Librarians, E3 Conference, Pickens School District, Easley HS, Easley SC
  • July 29-30-31    Close Reading Of Media: A College Ready Skill, SCETV Tech Summer Institute, Columbia SC
  • July 16        Looking at Film Through A News Lens, Summer Digital Literacy Institute, URI, Providence RI
  • June 17       Close Reading of Media Texts, OELMA Summer Institute, Columbus OH
  • June 12 Close Reading Of Media Texts, Lex2 MiniConference, Busbee Creative Arts Academy, Cayce SC
  • June 12 Media Literacy: A Critical Skill for Students and Teachers, SC Midlands Summit, Blythewood HS, Blythewood SC
  • June 9        Role of Media In History- Cold War, TAH Grant, N. Charleston SC
  • May 6         Media Literacy Webinar, eTwinning: Creative Classroom Group
  • April 28         Keynote, Aiken Teacher of The Year Awards Banquet, Aiken SC
  • March 29     Keynote, Conference on Media Literacy, Krukuteshara University, India
  • March 28      Lecture,  Chitakara University, India
  • March  23-27   American School of Bombay, Mumbai, India
  • March  13    What 21st Century Media Literacy Looks Like, SC Assn of School Librarians’ Annual Conference, Columbia SC
  • February 28  Close Reading/Media Literacy, SC Middle School Assn Conference, Myrtle Beach SC
  • February 24  Media Literacy, USC SLIS 202 (Using Info Resources) University of SC, Columbia SC
  • February 21  Close Reading of Media Texts, SC IRA Annual Conference, Myrtle Beach SC
  • February 19  Media & Advertising (5th Grade presentations); Professional Development, Woodland Hts ES, Spartanburg SC
  • February 14  Close Reading of Media Texts/ Thinking About Media, Berkeley Co Schools Professional Development, Cane Bay HS, Summerville SC
  • January 31 Film As Text; Close Reading of Media Texts,  SCCTE Conference 2014, Kiawah Island, SC
  • January 8  Analyzing and Understanding Media as a 21st Century Common Core Skill, Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, Hollywood, CA

 

2013

  • December 4 -5   Visual Literacy/Moving Images, Grade 6, Holly Springs Motlow Elementary School, Campobello, SC
  • December 3 Creating Opportunities to Engage Students With Media in a 21st Century World, Chapman HS, Inman SC
  • December 3  Moving Images as Literacy, Grades, 3-6, Inman Intermediate School, Inman SC
  • December 2  Visual Literacy/Media Genres, Grades 3-6,  Inman Intermediate School, Inman SC
  • November 23 Film: A 21st Century Common Core Literacy, NCTE 2013 Annual Conference, Boston, MA
  • November 20 Media As Tools of Student Learning, SC Gifted Education Conference, Columbia SC
  • November 2  Close Reading of Media Texts, SC IRA Fall Mini-Conference, Ballentine ES, Ballentine SC
  • October 4    Media Literacy (Keynote; breakout session) Michigan Council of Teachers of English conference, Michigan State University, E Lansing MI
  • September 12  Screen Education: Engaging 21st Century Digital Natives In Media Literacy Education, ABC Project, Columbia SC
  • August 16   Media Literacy for School Library Media Specialists, Charleston Co Schools, School of the Arts, N. Charleston SC
  • August 15  Critical Thinking in the 21st Century Classroom, Porter Gaud HS, Charleston SC
  • August 14  Media Literacy in the VPA Standards, Kershaw District Arts Educators, Camden SC
  • July 17       Re-Inventing How You Teach Reading & Writing in A Digital Age, Differientiated Instruction Conference,(SDE)  Las Vegas NV
  • July 17       Hooking 21st Century Students With Media & Popular Culture, Differientiated Instruction Conference (SDE), Las Vegas NV,
  • July 10       Media Literacy For the Digital Age, Crossroads: Vision To Practice Institute, VA Department of Education, Williamsburg VA
  • July 8         Core FUNdamentals: Using Media (in the Arts & Beyond) To Teach Students & Meet CCS,  Research to Practice PD Institute, SC State Dept of Education, Elgin MS, Elgin SC
  • June 25      Close Reading of Media Texts: Media Literacy for 21st C Learning, 2013 SC Education & Business Summit, Greenville, SC
  • June 19      Media Literacy Meets New Literacies,  State Library of Ohio, Columbus OH
  • June 13      Close Reading of a Media Text, SC Midlands Summit, Richland District 2, Westwood HS, Blythewood SC
  • June 12      Close Reading of Media Texts, Midlands Writing Project, Meadow Glen ES, Lexington SC
  • June 10      Close Reading of Media Texts, Williamsburg County Schools, Kingstree MS, Kingstree SC
  • June 4          Common Core & The Media   Dorchester 2 Schools, Summerville SC
  • April 27       Media Literacy for Arts Educators: Close Reading of Media Texts, Video Production Institute, SC ETV, Columbia SC
  • April 20         Storytelling Through Film,  Indie Grits Film Festival, Nickelodeon Theatre, Columbia SC
  • March 29     Close Reading of Media Texts,  Camden HS,  Camden SC
  • March 14     Media & Popular Culture, TLC@ The Beach 2013 Conference, Myrtle Beach, SC
  • March 13     Media Arts & Media Literacy, Professional Development, Dorchester 2, Ashley Ridge HS, Summerville SC
  • March 7       Helping Students Learn To “Read” Film: One of the 21st Century New Literacies, SCASL 2013 Conference, Columbia SC
  • March 6       What Every Media Specialist Should Know About Media Literacy, SCASL 2013 Conference, Columbia SC
  • March 2         Popular Culture & The Media: Hooks to Standards and Student Engagement,  SC Middle Schools Conference, Myrtle Beach SC
  • February 18   The Role of Visual Literacy In Books, Learning, Databases and More, Horry County Professional Development, Academy for Tech & Academics, Conway SC
  • February 18  The Intersection Between CCS ELA & Library Media: Resources & Media Literacy, Horry County Professional Development, Academy for Tech & Academics, Conway SC
  • February 18  Digging Deeper Into CCS With Digital Resources & Close Reading, Horry County Professional Development, Academy for Tech & Academics, Conway SC
  • February 12  Close Reading of Media Texts, eOhio Ed Tech Conference, Columbus OH
  • February 11  Media Literacy, Metropolitan Education Council,  Columbus OH
  • February 9   Close Reading, SC Emerging Technology Conference, Keenan HS, Columbia SC
  • January 29   Media Literacy, SLIS 202, School of Library/Info Science, University of SC, Columbia SC
  • January 25-26   Close Reading of Media Texts,  SCCTE Annual Conference, Kiawah Island, SC
  • January 12  K-12 Media Literacy: Critical Thinking for The Digital Information Age, SC Center for Children’s Books & Literacy, Columbia SC
  • January 5   Intersection of Media & Politics, Teen Adv Board, Richland Library, Columbia SC

 

2012

  • November 19 All Media Start As Writing, Conf on English Leadership, Las Vegas NV
  • November 16 Ignite Student Learning With Film Analysis,  NCTE 2012, Las Vegas NV
  • November 13  Buy Me That: What Every Parent Needs To Know About Toy Advertising, Richland Co Public Library, Columbia SC
  • November 8  Teaching “To Kill A Mockingbird” As Film Text, NCTE Webinar
  • October 18   Media Literacy: A Key 21st Century Skill All Students Need, OELMA Annual Conference, Sandusky OH
  • October 13   Media Literacy As 21st Century Common Core Skill,  SC Ctr for Children’s Books & Literacy, Columbia SC
  • October 11   Media Literacy Across the Disciplines, Pelion High School, Pelion SC
  • October 4     Critical Thinking & Viewing: Key Components of Every Digital Native’s Education, SC Alliance for Arts Education, Columbia SC
  • October 2     Webinar: Using Pop Culture & The Media To Teach 21st C Media Literacy Skills, NCTE
  • September 28 The Role of The Media in The 2012 Presidential Campaign, SCCSS Conference, Greenville SC
  • September 22  Storytelling Through Film, Nickelodeon Theatre, Columbia SC
  • August 16     Teaching Media & Film In The 21st Century Arts Classroom, LexRich 5 PD, Dutch Fork MS, Irmo SC
  • August 1-2   Creating Units for Digital Literacy, Gifted & Talented and School Librarians, Anderson 1, Powdersville ES
  • July 16         The Media as Art & Text: Understanding & Implementing The New VPA Media Arts/Media Literacy Standards, SC State Dept of Education, Research To Practice, Professional Development Institute, Lugoff-Elgin MS, SC
  • June 20        STEM TO STEAM: Connecting Arts To Science, Math, Engineering & Tech, Summer Teacher Institute, Peace Center, Greenville SC
  • June 14        K-12 Media Literacy: Critical Thinking for The Digital Information Age, SC Center for Children’s Books & Literacy, Columbia SC
  • June 12        Engaging The Eye Generation: Visual/Media Literacy Education- Important 21st Century Skills All Students Need. Upstate Technology Conference, Wade Hampton HS, Greenville SC
  • June 7          ML & 21C Skills, SC Midlands Summit, Richland District 2, Blythewood SC
  • May 19         Featured author, SC Book Festival, Columbia Convention Center, Columbia SC
  • April 28         Intro to Media Literacy, Video Production In The Arts, SC ETV, Columbia SC
  • March 27       Media Literacy 101,  SLIS 220 (Using Info Resources) USC, Columbia SC
  • March 14       Media Literacy; Film Literacy, SCASL 2012 Conference, Greenville, SC  (handouts)
  • March 13       Media Literacy,  Information Literacy Course, Midlands Technical College, Columbia, SC
  • March  3       Using Pop Culture & Media to Engage 21st C Learners, SCMSA Conf. Myrtle Beach, SC
  • February 20   21st Century Skills: Engaging Students in Critical Thinking, Lex/Rich5 PD, Irmo HS, Irmo SC
  • January 27    Media Literacy in ELA And The Arts, SCCTE 2012, Kiawah Island, SC
  • January 25    Media Literacy,  SLIS 202, Intro to Info Literacy & Technology, University of SC, Columbia SC
  • January 19    Engaging The Eye Generation (Webinar) for ISTE

 

2011

  • October 28-29 Engaging the Eye Generation, Media Literacy in the Arts, SCAEA, Greenville SC
  • October 26      Media Literacy, SLIS 220- Using Information Resources, University of SC, Columbia SC
  • October 14      Political Ads & Media Literacy (part of Inquiry Based Learning) Fl Social Studies Conf, St. Petersburg FL
  • September 30  News Literacy; Analyzing Political Ads,  SCCSS 2011, Greenville SC
  • September 26  Using Media & Pop Culture as Stimulants to Learning, Anderson 3 PD, Crescent HS, Iva SC
  • September 22  Deconstructing Photographs: A Visual Literacy Workshop, SC Alliance for Arts Education, Charleston SC
  • Introduction to the Media Arts Standards, SC Alliance for Arts Education, Charleston SC
  • September 21  Media Literacy, SLIS 761, (pre-recorded), University of SC  Columbia SC
  • September 15   Health, Wellness & Media Literacy  Upper Arlington District, Columbus OH
  • August 12    Copyright: The Rules Have Changed, Horry County (ELA), Myrtle Beach SC
  • August 11    Engaging The Eye Generation (Arts Educators) Horry County Schools, Conway SC
  • August 10   Media Literacy & The Arts, PD, Richland District One, Columbia SC
  • July  18      Media Literacy, Professional Development, Dent MS, Columbia SC
  • July  15        Using Popular Culture and The Media To Turn Kids onto Writing, Research to Practice PD Institute (SC State Dept of Education), Lugoff SC
  • July 13       Engaging the Eye Generation: Helping Students Become Visual and Media Literate in the 21st Century, Research to Practice PD Institute (SC State Dept of Education), Lugoff SC
  • June 29       Media Literacy, ESC 20, San Antonio TX
  • June 20-21  Media Literacy in the Arts, Peace Center, Greenville SC
  • June 14       Popular Culture & Media Literacy, Upstate Tech Conf., Wade Hampton HS, Greenville SC
  • May 24        Media Ed In A Digital Info Age, Digital Wave 2011 Conference, Buffalo NY
  • May 16-19   Braves Arts Academy, Artist In Residence, Satchel Ford ES, Columbia SC
  • April 27       Panelist, Health Communications, USC School of Public Health, Columbia SC
  • April 15       Presentation, Arts In Basic Curriculum, Steering Cmte,  Columbia SC
  • April 12       Media Literacy; Instructional Reading Strategies, USC EDRD 715, Cayce SC
  • April 5        Intro to Media Literacy, SLIS 220 Using Info Resources, Univ of SC, Columbia SC
  • April 2          Media Literacy for Arts Educators, Video Production Arts Institute, SCETV, Columbia SC
  • March 31    Media Ed In A Digital Info Age, Horry County Adult Ed, TLC @ The Beach, Myrtle Beach SC
  • March 30    Making The Case for Media Literacy For School Librarians, Clover School District, Clover SC
  • March 29    Pulling Back The Curtain on Media As Text; Reading & Writing in A Digital Information Age; Media Literacy for Arts Educators;  SC ETV, Teacher Tech Days, Columbia SC
  • March 15     Media Arts/Media Literacy in VPA Standards, SC District Arts Coordinators,  Columbia SC
  • March 10     Engaging The Eye Generation (Visual Literacy)(powerpoint) SC Assn of School Librarians Conf, Columbia SC
  • March 5       Using the Media to Teach 21st C Skills, SC Middle Schools Conf, Myrtle Beach SC
  • March 1       Media Literacy 101, Midlands Technical College, Columbia SCFebruary 26  Storytelling Through Film, Braves Arts Academy, Satchel Ford ES, Columbia SC
  • February 25  Film as 21st Century Literacy, SC IRA Conference, Myrtle Beach SC
  • February 21  Media Literacy 101, Lexington 1 Professional Development, Lexington SC
  • February 16  VPA Standards, Media Literacy & Toy Ads, Ashley River Creative Arts Academy ES, Charleston SC
  • February 11  Media Literacy (ELA), Clover SD, Clover SC
  • February 9   Media Literacy Webinar, ASCD
  • January 28   Reading & Writing In A Digital Age, SCCTE, Kiawah Island SC
  • January 4    Media Literacy for Arts Educators, Fairfield County, Winnsboro SC

 

2010

  • December 15  Understanding Toy Commercials, New Providence ES, Lexington SC
  • November 11 Media Literacy: The Basics, Richland One School Librarians, PD Day, AC Flora HS, Columbia SC
  • November 10  Reading & Writing In A Digital Age, Hampton 1 PD, Wade Hampton HS, Varnville SC
  • November 8  Media Literacy, SLIS 220/SLIS 202 University of SC, Columbia SC
  • November 3  Looking Deeper at Informational Texts, NCTE Webinar
  • October 22   Civil Rights & Visual Literacy; Media & Politics– SC Social Studies Conf, Myrtle Beach SC
  • October 15   Media Literacy: Engaging Students in Critical Thinking About Media Messages, SCAEA, Columbia SC
  • October 11   Visual Literacy, Social Studies Professional Development, Richland District One, Columbia SC
  • October  9    Media Literacy, Plum Creek Literacy Festival, Concordia Univ., Seward Nebraska
  • October  6    Media & Politics: keynote/panel, Gateway Partners Media Literacy Week, St Louis Community College (MO)
  • October  5    Putting Media Literacy To Work in the Classroom,  Media Literacy Week,  St Louis Community College (MO)
  • September 27   Media Literacy Workshops, Sterling School, Greenville SC
  • September 23  Handouts/Ppt: Media Literacy in VPA Standards, SC Alliance for Arts Ed Conf, Columbia SC
  • September 16  Media Literacy: University 101, University of SC, Columbia SC
  • August 12   Reading & Writing In A Digital Information Age , Horry County Schools, Myrtle Beach SC
  • August 12   Visual Literacy & Images from History: Engaging the Digital Natives in 21st Century Learning, Horry County Schools, Myrtle Beach SC
  • July  16  Media Literacy presentations, Curriculum 21 Institute, Saratoga Springs, NY
  • June 23 Reading & Writing In A Digital Age, Upstate Tech Conference, Greenville SC
  • June 8  Public Service Announcements, Media Arts Institute, SCSDE/SC ETV, Columbia SC
  • June 1   Lunch & Learn, Beth Shalom Synagogue, Columbia SC
  • April 19  Media Literacy, Palmetto Assn Ind Schools Tech Symposium, Converse College, Spartanburg SC
  • April 7   Reading & Writing In A Digital Age, SC Writing Improvement Network, Columbia SC
  • Mar. 31 Media Literacy, SLIS 220, University of SC
  • Mar. 30 Reading & Writing In A Digital Age, White Knoll HS, Lexington SC
  • Mar. 29 Media Literacy, SLIS 220, University of SC
  • Mar. 26 ML: Critical 21st C Skill, NE Media Literacy Conf, UCONN, Storrs CT
  • Mar. 24 Media & Pop Culture to Meet Standards, SC Assn of School Librarians, N. Charleston SC
  • Mar. 17-19 Using Media To Teach 21st C Skills, Teacher Tech Days, SC ETV, Columbia SC
  • Mar. 16 Media Literacy, COL 250, Midlands Tech, W Columbia SC
  • Feb. 28 SC Book Festival (Columbia SC)
  • Feb. 22 Media Literacy, Speech 101, Francis Marion University, (Florence SC)
  • Feb. 19 Reading & Writing In A Digital Age, SC IRA, (Myrtle Beach SC)
  • Feb. 10 Media Literacy, Midwest Ed Tech Conf (St. Charles MO)
  • Feb. 6  DTC Ads & Media Literacy, 9th Annual Geriatric Medicine Symposium (Columbia SC)
  • Feb. 4  Visual Literacy, SC Council for African American Studies (Columbia SC)
  • January 29  Reading & Writing In A Digital Info Age, SCCTE (Kiawah Island, SC)
  • January 20  Reading & Writing In A Digital Age, Kingstree Jr High, (Kingstree SC)

 

2009

  • November 26  Coming Distractions, CANA, Singapore
  • November 25  Media Literacy, Ministry of Education, Singapore
  • November 24  Media Literacy Symposium, Singapore
  • November 20  Reading Between Mediated Lines: Persuasive Power of Media Messages, NCTE, Philadelphia PA
  • November 20  News Literacy, NCTE, Philadelphia PA
  • November 6   Scriptwriting In The Classroom, National Middle School Conf, Indianapolis IN
  • October 30    English/Social Studies Prof Dev, Horry County Schools, Myrtle Beach SC
  • October 26    Media Literacy, SLIS 220, University of SC, Columbia SC
  • October 23    Media & Politics, Virginia Social Studies Conf, Richmond VA
  • October 21    Media Literacy, SLIS 703, University of SC, Columbia SC
  • October 13    News Writing & Media Literacy, EL Wright MS, Columbia SC
  • October 10     News Literacy, SC Social Studies Teachers Annual Conference, Myrtle Beach SC
  • October 8       Lindenwood University; Teacher Workshop, Gateway Media Literacy Partners, St Louis MO
  • Aug.14,15,17  Media Literacy for English Teachers   Eagle Pass ISD, Eagle Pass TX
  • August 2       Visual Literacy in History & Popular Culture National Assn of Media Literacy Educ., Detroit MI
  • August 1      New Literacy + Media Literacy (co-presenter) National Assn of Media Literacy Educ., Detroit MI
  • July 21        The Language of Film and Visual Literacy: Curriculum Connections & Current Events, Winthrop Writing Project, Rock Hill SC
  • June 24       Media Literacy: One of the 21st C Skills, Upstate Technology Conference, JL Mann HS, Greenville SC
  • June 23       What Every Administrator Should Know About Two Elements of the 21st Century Skills Movement: Critical Thinking & Media Literacy, SC School Administrators Summer Leadership Conference, Myrtle Beach SC
  • June 18       Media As Writing, Santee-Wateree Writing Project, Sumter SC (review)
  • June 16       Video Production In The Classroom, AC Flora HS, Columbia SC
  • March 25     Media Literacy & Health, USC-SLIS 220, University of SC, Columbia SC
  • March 17-19 Media Literacy: One of the 21st Century Literacy Skills, SC ETV, Columbia SC
  • March 7       Watch it, Make it, Analyze it: Building Media Literacy Skills in Young People, co-presenter: Celebration of Teaching & Learning, (WNET/WLIW) New York City
  • February 25  Point-of-View in Film, Allendale-Fairfax MS, Fairfax, SC
  • February 18  Media & The 21st C Classroom, USC SLIS 202, Columbia SC
  • February 10  Media literacy, Busbee MS, Cayce SC (for EdVenture)
  • February 7   Media Literacy & 21C Skills, Georgia Council of Teachers of English, Jekyll Island, GA (photos)
  • February 5   Media literacy, Fulmer MS, West Columbia SC (for EdVenture)
  • January 31   Film in the Literature Classroom, SCCTE, Kiawah Island SC
  • January 27   Media Literacy, USC SLIS 220, Columbia SC
2008-2003

2008 

December 8    21st Century Literacy Skills, SC Literacy Conf., Charleston SC
November 12  Info Texts/From Novel to Film, White Knoll HS, Lexington SC
November 11  Buy Me That: Toy Ads, Orchard Park ES, Fort Mill, SC
November 5  ICTs In The Classroom: Teaching & Learning in the 21st C ,  Ed Tech 08, Myrtle Beach SC
October 30   Bias, Propaganda & Informational Texts, Southwood MS, Anderson SC
October 29   Media Literacy, Using Information Resources, SLIS 220, Univ of SC, Columbia
October 28   Media Literacy Update, Prof Dev. conference call for NETA representatives
October 20   Media & Politics, Using Info Resources, SLIS 220, Univ of SC
October 17-18  Gateway Media Literacy Partners Media Literacy Week, St. Louis, MO
October 15  Professional Development, Kingstree Jr High, Kingstree SC
October 14  Politics & Media- Richland Two: EL Wright Middle School, Columbia SC
October 13  Media Literacy- Richland One Professional Development, Columbia SC
October 9   Media Literacy, ARTiculation LIVE, Distance Learning program, SC ETV, Columbia SC
October 3    Using Media Literacy To Deconstruct Campaign Commercials,  SCCSS, Columbia SC
September 17  Media Literacy for 21st Century Learning, Media Literacy Institute, WOSU, Columbus OH
August 19   Informational Texts/ Media & Politics, Horry Co Schools, Myrtle Beach SC
August 12    Media In The Middle, Gilbert MS, Gilbert SC
July 28-30  Media Analysis-Media Production, SC ETV, Columbia SC
July 21-22   Edward R Murrow/Visual Literacy, Democracy, Diversity & Media, ASU, Boone NC
July 16    Media Literacy, EL Wright MS, Columbia SC
June 19   21st Century Literacy Skills: How to Get Started, SC Assn of School Administrators, Myrtle Beach SC
June 17   Media Production In The Classroom, AC Flora HS, Columbia SC
June 16   Media Literacy: Library Media Summer Institute, Columbia SC
May 19    Media Literacy, Gilbert ES, Gilbert SC
May 17     Media literacy advice for 21st century parents and grandparents, Alumni Weekend, University of SC, Columbia SC
April 22-24  Media literacy: ETV Teacher Tech Workshops, SC ETV, Columbia SC
April 9     Media Literacy (Writing Improvement Network) Hursey ES, N Charleston SC
April 1      Media Literacy, SLIS 220, USC, Columbia SC
Mar 14    Resources for info/media literacy;  SCASL, Columbia SC
Mar 12    Info/Media Literacy,  South Carolina Assn of School Librarians, Columbia SC
Mar 1      Media Literacy SC Middle Schools Assn. Annual Conference, Myrtle Beach SC
Feb.29   Media Literacy  SC Middle Schools Assn. pre-conference, Myrtle Beach SC
Feb.21    Reading The Media: SC IRA pre-conference, Myrtle Beach SC
Feb.18    Media Literacy: Anderson District 5 Schools, Anderson SC
Feb.15    Media Literacy: Union County Schools, Union SC
Feb.12-13  Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal, Memphis TN
Feb. 6     Media Literacy (SLIS 761: Info Tech in the School Library Media Program) USC Columbia SC
Feb. 5    Reading The Media: NCTE Webinar
Jan. 14   Media Literacy- Spartanburg Area Media Specialists, Boiling Springs, SC

2007

Dec. 10  Media are languages too, SC Literacy Conference, Charleston SC
Dec. 5   Media Literacy: Toy Advertising Persuasion, Orchard Park ES, Ft. Mill, SC
Nov. 29  YouthCorps, Columbia SC
Nov. 16  Media Literacy On A Shoestring (co-presenter)  NCTE Annual Conf, New York, NY
Nov. 7   The Media Are About Writing, 2007 Fall Writing Conference, Greenville SC
Nov. 2    Teaching THE WAR in the Social Studies Classroom, SC ETV, Columbia SC
Nov. 1     It All Adds Up: Credit Card Advertising, SC Council on Econ Ed, Columbia SC
Oct. 31   Media Literacy/Health Ed/Tobacco, USC SLIS 220, Columbia SC
Oct. 29   Media Literacy: Staff Development Day (ELA), Horry County Schools, Myrtle Beach SC
(see the district newsletter; read teacher evaluations)
Oct. 24   21st Century Literacies, (with SDE’s Martha Alewine) Ed Tech 2007, Myrtle Beach SC
Oct. 24   Media Literacy: Upper Coastal Region, SC Middle Schools Assn, Ocean Bay MS, Myrtle Beach SC
Oct. 22   Media Literacy, Fuller Normal Charter Tech School, Greenville SC
Oct. 11   The Role of Media Literacy in Instruction, FAME, Orlando, FL
Oct. 5     Understanding Political Advertising, SCCSS, Myrtle Beach SC
Oct. 4     Teaching THE WAR in the Social Studies Classroom, SCCSS, Myrtle Beach SC
Sept. 26  Media Literacy, Johnakin MS, Marion SC
Sept. 20  Reading Film: Looking Closely at Point of View, SC State Dept of Ed, Columbia SC
Sept. 16  How Movies Are Made, Richland Co Public Library, Columbia SC
Aug. 20   Teaching Critical Thinking With Media (ELA)/Political Advertising (Social Studies), Horry County Schools, SC
Aug. 16  Media Literacy Across the Curriculum, Bishop Lynch HS, Dallas TX
Aug.  2    Media literacy, Teacher Tech Day, SC ETV, Columbia SC
June 24  Using Broadcasts of Edward R. Murrow In The Classroom, NMEC 2007, St Louis MO
June 13  Summer Writing Institute, Winthrop University, Rock Hill SC
April 28  Adolescent Literacy Conference, Clemson University, Clemson SC
April 11  Media, Techniques & Writing, Ridge Spring Monetta ES/MS  Ridge Spring SC
April 2   Role of Media In Lives of Students, Blythewood HS, Blythewood SC
April 2   Media Literacy, USC SLIS J742, Columbia SC
Mar 26  Media literacy, USC SLIS 220, Columbia SC
Mar 24  Visual Literacy Read Fest, Pleasant Hill ES, Lexington SC
Mar 22  Media literacy & Writing, Whale Branch ES, Seabrook SC
Mar 21  The Movies: Orchard Park ES, Ft Mill SC
Mar 13-16  Media literacy, Teacher Tech Days, SCETV, Columbia SC
Mar 12  Media literacy  Blythewood HS, Blythewood SC
Mar  7   Info/Media Literacy, SCASL Conf, Columbia SC
Mar  3   Popular Culture/Media Literacy, SC Middle School Conf, Myrtle Beach SC
Feb. 28  Media Influence & Persuasion, Rice Creek ES, Columbia SC
Feb. 27  Media literacy, MS Bailey ES, Clinton SC
Feb. 26  Media Literacy, Darlington MS, Darlington SC
Feb. 25  SC Book Festival,  “Writing & Film” panelist, Columbia SC
Feb. 16  Media literacy: ELA,  Social Studies  Dent MS, Columbia SC
Feb. 15  “Reading The Media: Media Literacy for 21st Century Learning SCIRA Conference, Myrtle Beach, SC
Feb. 8   Media Literacy Chestnut Oaks MS, Sumter SC
Feb. 6   Tech Info/Media Literacy Course #2, Greenwood SC
Feb. 1   Media Literacy Johnson MS, Timmonsville, SC
Jan. 31  POV in Film, Writing Improvement Network, Columbia
Jab. 26  SC English Teachers, Kiawah Island, SC
Jan. 26  SC Early Childhood Conf, Myrtle Beach SC
Jan. 23  Media Literacy-Allendale Fairfax High School, SC
Jan. 22  POV in Film, SC Writing Improvement Network, Florence
Jan. 17  POV in Film, SC Writing Improvement Network, Columbia
Jan. 9   Tech Info/Media Literacy Course #1, Greenwood SC

 

2006

Dec.11  South Carolina Literacy Conference, Charleston SC
Dec. 7   Best Practices-Secondary, State Dept of Ed, Columbia SC
Dec. 6   Best Practices-Elementary, State Dept of Ed, Columbia SC
Nov.30   Media lit presentation: English Program for Internationals class, USC
Nov.28   Media Literacy, Youth Corps, Columbia College, Columbia SC
Nov.22   School Library Media Specialists, Revere HS,OH
Nov.16    Media literacy PD Workshop, UAHS, Columbus OH
Nov. 9    Toy advertising,  Orchard Park ES, Ft. Mill SC
Nov. 3      Media Literacy, Florida Assn of Media In Educ, Orlando, FL
Nov. 2     Challenging Students: Film & Media Literacy, NMSA, Nashville TN
Oct. 12    Media Literacy, Ohio Ed Library Media Assn., Columbus OH
Oct. 9,10  Media Literacy & Tobacco , Louisiana Prevention Services
Oct. 4      Media Literacy, NERCOMP, Worchester MA
Sept.22   Murrow/Bias-Propaganda, SC Council Social Studies Conf, Greenville SC
Sept.13/14  Media Literacy, ETV Tech Day, Columbia SC; (photos)
Sept. 7  School Improvement Council Teleconference (prerecorded)
Sept. 5  Media literacy: Anderson 1 Elem Media Specialists, SC
Aug 22  Media literacy: English/ Social Studies, Horry County Schools, SC
Aug 10  Media lit presentation; Tobacco  Centerville Schools, Ohio
Aug 7  Media lit presentations, Ware Shoals District 51 Professional Development
Aug 2  Thinking Critically About Media Messages in An Election Year, Columbus Metropolitan Club, Ohio
July 13 Media lit presentation: English Program for Internationals class, USC
June 20 21st Century Literacy Skills All Teachers/Students Need to Succeed (SCASA, Myrtle Beach SC)
June 13  Berkeley Co Reading/Writing Institute, Moncks Corner, SC
May 20  WFSU Early Childhood Symposium, Tallahassee, FL
May 1   Emory University: Media Literacy/Body Image
April 27 Role of Media, First Steps, Parents as Teacher Trainers, Columbia SC
April 26 Marketing: Who’s The Boss? Financial Fitness Institute, Columbia SC
April 18 Media literacy: English Program for Internationals class, USC
Mar 31 Bill Kist’s Keynote PP; Media Literacy & State Standards, NE ML Conf, UConn, Storrs CT
Mar 24 Media literacy, Fl Ed Tech Conf, Orlando FL (read eSchool News’ review here)
Mar 20 Standards/Resources, Images of Youth 2006, Seattle WA
Mar 11 Media lit/Tobacco  OELMA Mid Winter, Columbus OH
Mar  4  SC Middle Schools Conf, Myrtle Beach, SC
Mar  1  South Carolina Assn of School Librarians, N.Charleston SC
Feb.28 Media literacy, Midlands Tech, W.Columbia SC
Feb.24 Media Literacy & Health, HSHSCN Conf. Columbia, SC
Feb.22 Media lit presentation: English Program for Internationals class, USC
Feb.17 Film in The Reading Classroom, SC IRA, Myrtle Beach, SC
Feb.17 Media Literacy, Berkeley County 2006 Instructional Fair, Goose Creek, SC
Feb.16 SLIS 220 (Information Resources) presentations, USC
Feb. 8  Media literacy: Columbus (OH) City Public Schools
Jan.27 21st Century Skills: Increasing Role of Media in Classrooms, NETA Conf, Houston TX
Jan.24 Mary of Help Christians School, Laredo TX; Teacher presentation; Parent presentation
Jan.18 Cavplex, Richland NE HS  Media Lit 101; Smoking (see CavPlex produced video)
Jan.13 Charleston Co. Media Specialists
Jan.11 USC SLIS

 

2005

Dec.13 The Media As A Language, SC Lit Conference, Charleston SC
Nov.15  Student workshop presentations, Ft Mill HS, Ft. Mill SC
Nov. 4  Best Practices (El): Viewing & Media Literacy, SC SDE, Columbia SC
Nov. 1  Best Practices (Sec): Viewing & Media Literacy, SC SDE, Columbia SC
Oct. 22 Building Critical Thinking Skills in a Media Age, MIT, Cambridge MA
Oct.14  Media literacy, FCTE, Orlando, FL
Oct.10  presentation to USC SLIS220
Sept.15  Media literacy, USC SLIS220A, Columbia SC
Aug.25  21st Century Skills/Media Literacy, NETA CIC Conference Call
July 18 Media literacy & the Holocaust, SC Holocaust Teachers Institute, Columbia College
July 6  Keynote:3rd Annual Institute for Library & Information Literacy Education, Kent State University
June 25 Media Literacy in the Middle: Pre-conference Workshop, NMEC 2005, San Francisco, CA
June 21 Media Literacy: Critical Skills & Knowledge for the 21st Century, SC Assn of
School Administrators, Myrtle Beach, SC
June 17 Persuasion, Advertising & Big Tobacco: A Hands on Activity to Counter the ads,
Symposium on Media Literacy in Education, Bowling Green State University, Ohio
June 14 Using Media As A Catalyst to Writing, Winthrop Writing Institute, Winthrop University
June 8  Marketing Companies: Who’s the boss? Financial Fitness Institute, Charlotte NC
May 9  Presentation, ACME-Vermont Conference, Champlain College, Burlington VT
April 28 Teacher & student Presentations to Middle College High School
Student Leadership Conference, Anaheim CA
April 27  Media literacy, Professional Dev. Day, Columbus OH Public Schools
April 23 Visual & media literacy, Literacy Imperative/Knoxville (TN) Museum of Art
April 20 Nutrition & The Media, Hoboken HS, New Jersey
April 15  What do we want kids to know about media & media literacy,
NE Media Literacy Conference, UCONN
March 25  Media Literacy/Advertising, Boiling Springs HS, Spartanburg Co.,SC
March 22  Understanding Media, Ft. Mill High School, Ft. Mill SC
March 15 Media Literacy; CLIS 220, University of SC, Columbia SC
March 11 “Reading the Language of Media”  NC Reading Conf., Winston-Salem NC
March 3 “What Every Media Specialist Should Know About Media Literacy” SCASL 2005, Florence SC
February 24 presenter, Teens, Tobacco Media & Beyond, Gonzaga Univ, Spokane WA
February 21  Media Literacy workshops for ELA & Social Studies, Lexington/Richland District 5
February 10-11  Workshops for parents and students: Harpeth Hall, Montgomery Bell
Academy Middle Schools, Nashville TN
January 29 Learning & Integrating the Language of Media, SCCTE, Columbia SC
January 26  panel participant, “21st Century Skills: The Increasing Role of Media In US Classrooms,”
NETA conference, Charleston SC

 

2004
Dec.14  Learning the Languages of Media; SC Literacy Conference, Charleston, SC
Dec.12  Using To Kill A Mockingbird in the classroom, Nickelodeon Theatre, Columbia SC
Nov. 5    Media Ed In A Digital Info Age, FAME 2004, Tampa FL
Oct. 27   Media Literacy Symposium, Ft. Mill HS, SC
Oct.  22   4 workshops: Ohio Ed Library Media Assn, Columbus, OH
Oct. 15   All Media Begin With Words, Fla Council of English Teachers, Maitland, FL
Sept. 24  “Understanding Political Advertising”  SC Social Studies, Greenville SC
Sept. 18 “Media Literacy & The Language of Film,” SC Alliance for Arts Education, Columbia SC
Sept. 17 NCSLMA, Winston Salem NC
Sept. 13 Presentation: CLIS 761, University of SC, Columbia
Aug.16-17  Media literacy workshops, Georgetown School District, SC
Aug. 4   Richland 2 Staff Develop, Ridgeview HS, Columbia SC
July 19-21  SDE ELA Summer Curriculum Writing Project, Columbia SC
June 21 Winthrop Writing Project Institute, Rock Hill, SC
June 9  “Credit Card Ads: What’s The Scoop?”  Financial Fitness Institute, USC, Columbia (Brand Alphabet)
Apr.17   Media Literacy, Staff Development, Ft. Mill High School, Ft. Mill SC (Presentation)
Apr.13   CLIS 220 (Using Information Resources), USC, Columbia SC
Apr. 2    Media Literacy in Tobacco Prevention-Children, Youth & The Media,
NE Media Literacy Conference, UCONN, Storrs CT
Mar 25   “What is This Thing Called Media Literacy And Why Should I Care?”
South Carolina Association of School Librarians Annual Conference, Greenville, SC
March 6  Using Media To Teach Students 21st Century Skills
SC Middle School Assn, Myrtle Beach SC
March 4  NC Reading Assn, Winston Salem, NC
Feb. 21  SC IRA, Myrtle Beach, SC
Feb. 11  Tobacco & Media, HPEB792: Public Health Practice
In Tobacco Prevention Control, USC School of Public Health
Columbia SC
Feb.10  ELA teachers, Estill Middle School, Estill SC
Feb.7    CATE, Cal English Teachers, San Diego, CA
Jan.31   GreenLight Retreat, Greenville Co Drug & Alcohol Abuse Commission-Clemson SC
2003

Dec.16  SC Literacy Conference, Integrating ML in the Reading/Writing Classroom, Charleston, SC
Nov.11 TV Toy Commercials, Irmo Elementary School, Irmo, SC
Nov.5,12  Media Literacy 101, via SC ETV, distance ed delivery
Nov. 6  Linking the Literacies Through Media Literacy, Natl Middle School Assn, Atlanta GA
Nov. 7  International Media Literacy Forum, Madison, Wisconsin
Oct. 21 Media Literacy  Lexington 2, W.Columbia SC
Oct. 17 FL Council of Teachers of English, Tampa FL
Oct. 16 16th Fall Writing Conference, Writing’s Role In Media Literacy, Columbia SC
Oct. 14 Media Literacy 101, Walhalla HS, Oconee County Schools, SC
Oct. 12 Balanced Literacy Conference, N.Charleston, SC
Oct. 10 NC English Teachers Conference, New Bern, NC
Oct. 7 Lexington/Richland 5 Media Specialists, Nursery Rd Elementary School
Oct. 3 Media Ed in a Digital Info Age, Ed Tech, 2003, Myrtle Beach SC
Oct. 3 Understanding Images, Understanding History, SCCSS, Myrtle Beach SC
Aug.19,20  Horry Co. MS & HS Professional Development, Conway/Aynor SC
Aug.16  LMS Fall 2003 Institute: Curriculum Design, Addressing Standards, and
The Big6, Martha Alewine course, Columbia SC
Aug.6,7 Georgetown Co. ELA Teachers; Media Specialists, Georgetown SC
July 23  Best Practices, New SC ELA Viewing Standards, Abbeville Co. Public Schools
June 30 Update on State Standards for Media Literacy, National Media Ed Conf 2003
June 23  Winthrop Univ (SC) Writing Project, Integrating SC ELA Standards, Viewing
May 30  Presenter, Meeting The Needs of Children, Youth & Families In A Media Age, Univ NH
May 25  Panelist; Presenter, Assn for Media, Education, Technology, Montreal Canada
May 16  Media Literacy & Tobacco Ads, Clover Jr. High School, Clover SC
April 24 Influence of Media, Hartsville High School, Hartsville SC
April 22  Media & Propaganda, Clover Jr.High School, Clover SC
April 11 Understanding how media works, Goose Creek HS, Goose Creek, SC
April 9   New SC ELA Standard VIEWING workshop; Charleston Southern University, Charleston SC
April 7  New SC ELA Standard VIEWING workshop; Dorman HS, Spartanburg, SC
March 7-8 Tobacco Advertising Workshop; Panelist- NE Media Lit Conference, UCONN, Storrs, CT
March 5 What Every Media Specialist Needs to Know About Media Literacy, SCASL, Columbia SC
March 1  The Importance of Media Education In The Middle Schools, SCMSA, Myrtle Beach, SC
Feb.19 Media Ed In A Digital Info Age; Georgia Ed Tech Conf, Macon GA
Jan.27,30 Feb.3,11   SDE ELA Professional Development: Viewing Standard Training, Columbia SC
Jan.25 Role of Media in SC ELA Standards, SCCTE Conf, Greenville SC
Jan.17 Media Literacy, University HS, Orlando FL, TV production class

2002-1998

2002

Dec.13 Role of Media in SC New ELA Standards, SC Lit Conf, Charleston SC
Nov.12  Media & Youth, Saluda Behavioral Health System, Saluda El., Saluda SC
October 31, copresenter, Putting the ME in Media Literacy, National Middle School Conf. Portland, Oregon
October 25, Media Ed In A Digital Info Age, FAME, Daytona Beach, FL
October 22, Greenwood Against Tobacco, Workshop, Burgess Apts. Community Center, SC
October 18, ACME Media Lit Pre-Summit Workshop: Media Literacy for Prevention & Outreach Workers, Albuquerque, NM
October 11, Media Lit 101, Walla Walla WA, Prevention/ESD Collaborative
Sept.23  The Role of Media in Politics, SCETV, live via satellite workshop
Sept.20 SC Social Studies Conference, Greenville SC Image Manipulation: Understanding Visual Literacy
July 11, Media Literacy 101, Marlboro County Media Arts Grant Educators presentation, SCETV
July 9, USC CLIS Distance Ed Class of Dr. Pat Feehan, Columbia SC
April 25, USC, CLIS Distance Ed class of Dr. Dan Barron, Columbia SC
April 23, USC Mass Media Writing Course, Doreen Goodwin, Columbia
March 7, Media Education In A Digital Info Age, SCASL, Charleston, SC
March 2, Media Literacy: Mandatory in Middle Schools, SC Middle School Conf, MB, SC
February 13, Tobacco Ads As Persuasion, Gibbes Middle School
Jan.7 Media Literacy, Prevention 101, DAODAS, Columbia SC

 

2001

Nov. 15 Math In The Media, SC Council for Math Teachers Conf, Greenville SC
Oct. 17  Media Ed In A Digital Info Age, Ed Tech 2001, Myrtle Beach, SC
Oct. 13  Media Literacy, USC Michael Rowls (College of Education class) Columbia SC
Oct. 12 Media Literacy, 6th Annual SC Juvenile Justice Conference, USC Clinton, Clinton SC
Oct.6  Cigarettes, Ads & Persuasion, SC Academy of Sciences, Columbia SC
Sept.22  WTC Attacks, News, Media Literacy, SC Social Studies Conf, Charleston, SC
July 18, Media Literacy Resources, SC School of Alcohol & Other Drug Studies, Furman Univ. SC
June 23, Buy Me That: TV Toy Advertising: How It Influences Kids, NMEC 2001, Austin Texas
June 13, Teen Institute, Presbyterian College, Clinton SC
June 12,19 Camp Darpo (at risk youth) Darlington Co, SC
May 8, SDE, Language Arts Update Meeting, Columbia SC (Update: Media Literacy)
April 28 Camp Bob Cooper, SC- Teen Leadership Institute (ML & Tobacco)
April 24, SC Tobacco Collaborative, Spartanburg, SC
April 16-17  Counteradvertising Strategies for Teens, Images of Youth 2001, Spokane WA
Mar. 17 What Every Media Specialist Should Know About Media Literacy, SCASL, Myrtle Beach
Mar 9 Media Ed In A Digital Info Age, LITC/AECT, College of Charleston
Feb.2 Media Lit As Substance Abuse Prevention, 2001 Health Ed Conf, Folly Beach SC
Jan.19-20 Media Literacy, SC Council for Teachers of English, Charleston
Jan.9  Prevention 101, Media Literacy/Counter Ad Workshop,  DAODAS, Columbia SC

 

2000

November 18 Pickens Co. Teen Leadership Conf, Hendersonville, NC
Oct.26-27 FAME, Orlando, FL What Every Media Specialist Should Know About Media Literacy
September 2000 Ed Tech 2000 Media Education In A Digital Information Age, Charleston SC
September 2000 SCCSS, Using Media to Meet SC Social Studies Standards, Greenville, SC
July 2000 26th Annual Drug School, Furman University, Greenville, SC
May 15 Summit 2000 (Toronto, ON) Media Education in the 50 US States
April 7-9    Health & Media  Research Conf. Rutgers University
March 23-24 Images of Youth 2000, Seattle Washington (presenter)
February 18 Media Literacy, High Schools That Work Conf. Orangeburg (SC) Dist. 5
Jan.& March -Media Literacy- Prevention 101- SC Dept of Drug and Other Abuse Services

 

1999

December 1999 Copyright, Ethics & Plagiarism: Rich Co.School District #1, Columbia SC
October 1999-Florida Assn Of Media Educators State Conference- “What Every Media Specialist Should Know About Media Literacy”- Orlando, FL
October 1999 SC Safe & Drug Free Schools/Communities Conference:” Using Technology As An Integrating/Prevention Strategy” presentation- Columbia SC
September 1999- “What Every Social Studies Teacher Should Know About Media Literacy”- South Carolina Council on Social Studies- Myrtle Beach, SC
August 1999-“Taking Charge of Your TV”- SC-PTA, Columbia
June 1999- “The Future of Media Education”-SC Assn of Prevention Professionals & Advocates
May 26-28 1999- “What’s The Media Doing to Our Kids?”  SC Public Health Assn Annual Meeting
May 1999- “Taking Charge of Your TV” presentations, South Carolina PTA Convention
March 1999- “What Every Media Specialist Should Know About Media Literacy” South Carolina Association of School Librarians Conference, Hilton Head Island
March 1999: Media Literacy 101, NTTI, Louisiana Public TV, Baton Rouge
February 1999- Media Literacy, “Healthy Schools, Healthy South Carolina” Conference
1998

November 12, 1998  Middle School Student Council Congress, Columbia SC
June 1998- Media Literacy, “Teen Institute” Coker College, Hartsville, South Carolina
March 1998- Media Literacy, International Reading Association annual meeting, Orlando FL