Event Title

Media literacies: a modest manifesto

Presenter Information

Lauren Cruikshank


Ignite Session



Start Date

7-5-2013 9:00 AM

End Date

7-5-2013 5:00 PM


It’s no secret that students today are immersed in an increasingly media-rich environment as they go about their learning activities. In this brief, big-picture presentation, I will outline a few features of this complex media context and demonstrate not only some examples of the multiple media literacies students will need in order to navigate this world, but also why it is so imperative that we help them to achieve these skills.

Streaming Media

May 7th, 9:00 AM May 7th, 5:00 PM

Media literacies: a modest manifesto