Puss in Boots: The Last Wish Review

This review has spoilers ahead!  As the Shrek Cinematic Universe continues to expand, Puss and Boots: The Last Wish was released on December...

Ep. 63 – TikTok’s Messing With Your Mental Health

This episode of Media Inside Out was aired on January 30, 2023.  https://vimeo.com/794223286 When you’re having a bad day, or a bad month, who...

Children’s Media Career Symposium 2023

Coming soon is the fifth annual Children's Media Career Symposium. Stay tuned for more information!

Study Children’s Media in LA this Summer

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

Ep. 62- UK Trends in Children’s Media

This episode was recorded in Manchester, England at the University of Salford. https://vimeo.com/773406549 Every month it seems there is another...

Ep. 61- Media literacy in Brasil

Recorded in Brasil with two journalists and discussing media education. https://vimeo.com/764616141 This episode of Media Inside Out is a first! It...

Ep. 60 – Headlines as Clickbait

https://vimeo.com/748896162 Perhaps one of the most influential spaces in which words matter is in the news we consume.  Whether you consume your...

Angry Birds: Summer Madness Review

At this point, it feels like everyone in the world must knowt the Angry Birds. Having sold over ten million copies of the mobile game, spawning...

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.