Master the Media: How Teaching Media Literacy Can Save Our Plugged-In World with Julie Smith - BWB008

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Aug 23 2022 • 32 mins

In this episode I sit down with the amazing Julie Smith to talk media.

Julie Smith is recognized nationally and internationally as a leading expert in media literacy. As a profess or at both Southern Illinois and Webster University in St. Louis for the past 15 years, Julie specializes in media literacy, advertising analysis, social media, digital literacy, and Web 2.0 approaches. With digital media part of our daily lives, Julie makes a strong case for integrating media literacy in our schools and classrooms. She teaches audiences across the country how to access and utilize Web 2.0 tools, and she supports educators in understanding how to embrace and leverage new concepts, such as social media, rather than fear them.

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and on twitter @julnilsmith