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Ep. 59 – Youth Perspective on Media

Ep. 59 – Youth Perspective on Media

Episode 59 of Media Inside Out, "Youth Perspective on Media", premiered on TUTV on April 18, 2022. Guests Our guests for this episode were participants in the youth jury for the Prix Jeunesse international children's television festival! Mason, Charlotte and Cora will...

Angry Birds: Summer Madness Review

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 multiple movies, t-shirts, sweatshirts, plush dolls, Lego sets, mini figurines, and so on, the Angry Birds have been a...

Ep. 58 – Extremist Recruitment Online

Ep. 58 – Extremist Recruitment Online

Episode 58 of Media Inside Out, "Extremist Recruitment Online", premiered on TUTV on March 28, 2022. Episode Description This episode of Media Inside Out is a look into how extremists are using our digital media for recruitment. The internet serves as a place with...

Children’s Media Career Symposium 2022

Children’s Media Career Symposium 2022

The fourth annual Children's Media Career Symposium took place on April 7th. This event served as an opportunity to learn about the industry firsthand, from leaders in content creation, animation, podcasts, marketing, research and entrepreneurship. Guest speakers...

Prix Jeunesse Youth Jury 2022

Prix Jeunesse Youth Jury 2022

The CMIL is proud to be a partner in the Prix Jeunesse this year. We helped organize one of the global youth juries to screen and judge two categories of this prestigious children's television festival. The judging consisted of two categories: Fiction for ages 11-15...

Join The Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative!

Join The Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative!

The Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative is a collective of diverse Philadelphia organizations that seeks to support youth through media and literacy. Through digital media production, the organizations seek to build self expression, creative skills and deeper...

New UNESCO MIL Curriculum Released

New UNESCO MIL Curriculum Released

    The second edition of the UNESCO MIL Curriculum is now available. A global event featuring a series of webinars was held to mark the release. Each webinar presented case studies from MIL experts and practitioners. The webinars were held April 23, 27 and 29, 2021....

Digital Playgrounds Webinar

Digital Playgrounds Webinar

On Monday April 19th Sherri Hope Culver participated in the Digital Playgrounds - Young Gamers and Critical Thinking Webinar. Watch the webinar here! Webinar Description: When adults look at teenagers playing video games, they often see a pleasant (but also ultimately...

Ep. 52 – Teens Online

Ep. 52 – Teens Online

The latest episode of Media Inside Out aired on TUTV on Monday, March 1st at 12PM. The episode tackled the topic of teens online, with real teens perspectives! Host, Sherri Hope Culver, asked questions and talked about online media consumption, digital footprints,...

Event: Creating AR & VR for Kids

Event: Creating AR & VR for Kids

  Please join the CMIL and the Children’s Media Association for a special event celebrating Global Media & Information Literacy Week. We will be holding an online discussion on, "Future Proofing: How to responsibly create AI, AR and VR content for kids". This...

“Trust Me” Media Literacy Documentary Release

“Trust Me” Media Literacy Documentary Release

A feature-length documentary exploring human nature, information technology, misinformation, disinformation, and the importance of media & information literacy (MIL) for individuals and society. Coming Soon, 2020. The documentary will feature an array of media...

Representation in Children’s Media

Representation in Children’s Media

  Click Here to watch the webinar! Children’s views on race, ethnicity and identity are shaped by what they see in media, including television, movies, and social media. Social media influencers are seen as role models by children as young as primary school. How...