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Media Literacy


Association of Media Literacy, Canada

 

The Association is the first such organization in Canada founded in 1978. The organization’s website publishes information about local events dedicated to media literacy, as well as various resources supporting teachers and educators.
 
http://www.aml.ca/what-is-the-association-for-media-literacy/



MediaSmarts: Canada’s Center for Media and Digital Literacy

This not for profit organization supports media literacy teachers but also parents so that media literacy education transcends the classroom. Its website shares curriculum documents, pedagogical ideas and practical tools for various participants in education. 
 
http://mediasmarts.ca/teacher-resources



Media Literacy for Teachers


Media Literacy - Canadian Teachers Federation

Professional Knowledge on key issues affecting education. CTF has championed the increase and strengthening of the practice of media education in Canadian classrooms.

https://www.ctf-fce.ca/en/Pages/Issues/Media-Literacy.aspx


Academic Journals


Journal of Media Literacy Education
 
This is an open access journal published by the National Association of Media Literacy Educators in the United States. A leading journal in the field, JMLE contains invaluable resources for researchers and practitioners in the field. 
 
 https://namle.net/publications/journal-of-media-literacy-education/



Media Literacy Press

http://www.cbc.ca/news/thenational/how-canada-is-helping-california-schools-teach-media-literacy-1.4276608

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/fake-news-students-media-literacy-1.4297256

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/kids-to-learn-the-importance-of-being-inclusive-online-for-media-literacy-week-2017-624366714.html