• Barry’s Wander 2014

    October 5, 2014 – See below for a walking tour guide ⇓   Barry Duncan, the founding president of The Association for Media Literacy (AML), was a local, national and international provocateur, advocating and innovating media literacy education for over 40 years. Barry guided the efforts of the Association, fostered …

Barry’s Wander 2014

October 5, 2014 – See below for a walking tour guide ⇓   Barry Duncan, the founding president of The Association for Media Literacy (AML), was a local, national and international provocateur, advocating and innovating media literacy education for over 40 years. Barry guided the efforts of the Association, fostered …

Why is media literacy the most essential skill?

. This infographic provides convincing evidence why media literacy is the single most important skill to understand and succeed in our current mediated environments. As you explore it, ask yourself: What do I and/or my students/children know about the codes and conventions, user agreements, and ethics of using these services?” …

Homeland Study Guide

Homeland is a sequel to Little Brother. It reprises the main character and some minor characters from Little Brother. The story occurs …

Replay: a new teaching strategy?

I am very excited about research concerning the repeated hearing of musical phrases. Why do we listen to our favourite music over …

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The popularity of memes

Everyone who has used the internet for personal social communication and entertainment in the last few years has seen a meme. The meme:  …