Certificate in Children’s Media

Description Have you ever thought about a career in the children's media industry? This is a growing area of the media industry and includes...

Children’s Media Professionals of Philly (CMPoP)

CMPoP meeting at Big Howl Studios on November 10th, 2023 What is CMPoP? CMPoP was founded in June 2023 by Kaz Long & Sherri Hope-Culver with the...

Ep 71 – Influencer Marketing and Its Effect on Consumption

This episode aired March 25th, 2024 at 12pm https://vimeo.com/927554183 When people watch traditional television, they’re always subjected to...

Prix Jeunesse Children’s Television Festival 2024

We are proud to be a partner of the Prix Jeunesse Children's Television Festival for 2024.  The CMIL is conducting a special youth jury in...

Children’s Media Career Symposium 2024

The sixth annual Children's Media Career Symposium was held on April 4th, 2024 from 5:30-8 pm and welcomed over 90 attendees. Missed the 2024...

Ep 70 – Youth Perspectives

This episode aired on February 26th, 2024 at 12pm. https://vimeo.com/916836490 On this show we’ve talked about how media affects children and youth...

The Daddying Film Festival & Forum

The Center for Media and Information Literacy is excited to be partnering with The Daddying Film Festival and Forum. It's the first and only...

Ep 69 – Educational Podcasts

This episode aired on January 29th, 2024 at 12:00 pm. https://vimeo.com/907841871 There are lots of ways to think about educational podcasts, but at...

Ep 68 – Behind the Scenes of a Children’s Show.

This episode aired on November 13, 12:00 PM. https://vimeo.com/884403688 Take a moment to remember a television show you watched as a kid. Remember...

Study Children’s Media in LA Summer 2024!

Apply to The Children's Media Industry Trends and Opportunities Program in Los Angeles! This program is led by Sherri Hope Culver and explores the...

Work with us

We offer a variety of services. We work with parents, students K-16, PTA and non-profit organizations, global NGO’s and more.

Our Services

Innovative curriculum development

Targeted research on current media issues


Afterschool media literacy programs

Teacher media literacy education programs

Seminars, workshops, and presentations

Consultative services with media companies

Global Experts

The CMIL serves as Global Chair in Media and Information Literacy in a collaboration between UNESCO and the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC).

Local Leaders

CMIL is a founding partner of the Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative (PYMC), which brings together the myriad media organizations in the Philadelphia region.


Media Produ-cers

The CMIL produces Media Inside Out, a television talk show focusing on media literacy topics, for Temple University Television.

What we do

The Center for Media and Information Literacy provides tools for educators and the media industry to advance critical analysis, use and creation of quality media content.

Who we are

The Center for Media and Information Literacy was established in 2012 at the Klein College of Media and Communication, Temple University as a hub for research, outreach, education, and professional development on issues involving media literacy and information literacy locally, nationally, and internationally.