[library-media] FW: MEDIA LITERACY HEADLINE NEWS May 2004

Loutensock, Georgia GLoutens@usoe.k12.ut.us
Thu, 6 May 2004 15:26:53 -0600


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Subject: MEDIA LITERACY HEADLINE NEWS May 2004


MEDIA LITERACY HEADLINE NEWS  May 2004
>From the Center for Media Literacy
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Follow the headline links to CML's online publications for more details =
and
photos on each story plus further connections to FREE downloadable =
lesson
plans and teaching resources available 24/7 from our online catalog.=20

Headline News is FREE!  Forward it to a friend and invite them to =
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CML is excited to announce a wonderful new storybook for kids plus 6
creative new media literacy teaching resources and updates to 2 classic
texts in the May/June new product bulletin inside CONNECT.  All =
resources
are selected based on CML=E2=80=99s Educational Philosophy and are =
available for
online purchase.  Check out these excellent new titles=E2=80=A6 =20

http://www.medialit.org/reading_room/article647.html


REMINDER THAT THERE ARE SEVERAL INSTITUTES AND WORKSHOPS on media =
literacy
going on across the US during the summer.  Find one near you=E2=80=A6=20

http://www.medialit.org/reading_room/article646.html#workshops


Among a plethora of reports and studies this month, a PARENT AND =
CAREGIVER=E2=80=99S
GUIDE TO NAVIGATING CHILDREN=E2=80=99S MEDIA has just been released by =
the National
PTA and Cable in the Classroom. Download your free copy of this helpful
guide=E2=80=A6

http://www.medialit.org/reading_room/article646.html#navguide


TWO HOT TOPICS IN TODAY=E2=80=99S MEDIA WORLD:  copyright and news =
analysis.
Download free lesson plans and check out recommended background =
resources...


http://www.medialit.org/reading_room/article646.html#classroom


LORD OF THE RINGS continues its Oscar winning run in theatres =
everywhere.
CML=E2=80=99s media literacy review of the classic applies the Five Key =
Questions. A
second resource explores race and gender in both the Rings and Matrix
trilogies.  Read more about both=E2=80=A6
=20
http://www.medialit.org/reading_room/article646.html#world


DOWNLOADABLE REPORTS ON DIGITAL TV & KIDS AND =E2=80=9CENTERTAINMENT =
EDUCATION=E2=80=9D from
Children Now and the Kaiser Family Foundation respectively look at =
these
topics from public health and education POVs.  Fascinating =
research=E2=80=A6

http://www.medialit.org/reading_room/article646.html#download


ACTION ITEM: TELL YOUR STORY!  HELP DEFINE 21st CENTURY SKILLS by =
responding
to the request for information with reflections and examples from your =
own
classroom...

http://www.medialit.org/reading_room/article646.html#action



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3101 Ocean Park Blvd., Suite 200
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Tel:  310-581-0260    Fax:  310-581-0270
To place an order toll-free in the U.S., call 800-228-4630
http://www.medialit.org/

WORKING TOGETHER TO SERVE YOU BETTER
CML will continue to select, evaluate and recommend quality media =
literacy
teaching resources. GPN will provide order fulfillment, e-commerce and
customer service from their centralized location at Nebraska =
Educational
Telecommunications & University of Nebraska in Lincoln.  This new
arrangement will make it easier for CML to focus on and nurture the
development and production of new materials.

For catalog orders and customer service, contact GPN. You will receive =
your
shipment and invoice from GPN.

GPN Educational Media
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P.O. Box 80669
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Tel: 800-228-4630    Fax: 800-306-2330
Email: gpn@unl.edu



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