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Decoding Democracy: Media Literacy for Civic Readiness

March 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

EST  | Virtual

Join Chris Sperry of Project Look Sharp, an outreach program of Ithaca College that provides media literacy training and professional development to educators, and Arlene Laverde, president of the New York Library Association. They will explore ways to bring media literacy into the classroom across subject areas and the ethical, safety, privacy, and technological challenges of the media literacy landscape. Jaclyn Siegel, New York State chapter leader of Media Literacy Now, will lead a conversation on avenues of advocacy to expand media literacy instruction in New York.

Note: Access to this pre-recorded event will begin on March 5 and will be available *on demand* throughout Civic Learning Week!

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