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PBS programing informs and inspires through artistic content, documentaries, and non-commercialized news programs. Each program provides citizens with multiple perspectives on world events and cultures.



Discovery Channel is the second most widely distributed cable channel in the United States . The network features programs focusing primarily on prominent history, science and technology. Discovery Channel is known for airing documentaries specifically aimed at families an young audiences.

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European Broadcasting Union
European Broadcasting Union is a collaboration of mostly government-owned radio and television companies that are aimed at implementing positive societal changes. is a Dutch network seeking to bring media awareness to youth within Dutch communities. provides a free network membership, enabling organizations to meet, as well as to bring their offerings to the attention of one other.
Dutch network seeking to bring media awareness to youth within Dutch communities.
Media Literacy: No Longer the Shrinking Violet of European Audiovisual Media Regulation?
Media Literacy: No Longer the Shrinking Violet of European Audiovisual Media Regulation? is an article written by Tarlach McGonagle, which delves into media literacy theories, as well as discusses reasonings behind media literacy research.
This website gives detailed explanations and provides possible programing to help improve media education of the European world.
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United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)
The United Nations Alliance of Civilization seeks to engage the digital society throughout the globe. This website keeps viewers informed about various media and information literacy developments and events taking place internationally.
UNESCO presents Media and Information Literacy in a comprehensive manner by drawing on familiar trends from pop culture within the media.
This website promotes Global MIL Week, an event that ran from October 24-31 2018 in Lithuania. Global MIL Week enables connections and sharing of creative projects, the latest research, new ideas, and information across countries and stakeholders involved in MIL, and in print, screen-based and digital media.

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National Association for Media Literacy Education
The National Association for Media Literacy Education (formerly Alliance for a Media Literate America) is a national membership organization dedicated to advancing the field of media literacy education in the United States.
The Center for Media Literacy (CML) is an educational organization that provides leadership, public education, professional development and educational resources nationally and internationally.
Center for Media Literacy (CML)
The Alliance for Media Arts and Culture fosters and fortifies the culture and business of independent media arts.  Through dialogue, collaboration, research and advocacy, we connect, organize and develop organizations.
PaLA is an association that provides opportunities for professional growth, leadership development, and continuing education for librarians.
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PBS LearningMedia provides PreK-12 educators with access to free digital content and professional development opportunities designed to improve teacher effectiveness and student achievement. PBS LearningMedia was developed in partnership with the WGBH Educational Foundation.
Media Literacy Education and Youth Media is a website allowing users to join together in order to create, collaborate, comment and utilize various resources for media literacy and youth media education.
Media Literacy Education and Youth Media is a website designed to provide women and girls with tools to gain an understanding female portrayals within the media. The site offers various methods of resisting harmful media messages that affect their self-esteem and body image.
AFI provides leadership in film, television and digital media and is dedicated to initiatives that engage the past, the present and the future of the moving image arts.
AFI provides leadership in film
The Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) is a professional association of thousands of educators and others whose activities are directed toward improving instruction through technology.
The Center for Media and Public Affairs (CMPA) is a nonpartisan research and educational organization which conducts scientific studies of news and entertainment media.
Center for Media and Public Affairs
Welcome to CRETV
CRETv is a two-part website, providing an archive of television content and a research lab conducting studies of the content of television and its effects on viewers.
The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.
Federal Communications Commission
The Federal Communications Commission regulates interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories.
FAIR is a national media watch group that advocates for diversity in the press and analyzes media practices that diminish public interest, minority and dissenting viewpoints.
FAIR is a national media watch group
LimiTV informs parents, educators, and children of the negative impacts of excessive TV watching.
Listen Up! is a youth media network
Listen Up! is a youth media network that connects young video producers and their allies to resources, support, and projects in order to develop the field and achieve an authentic youth voice in the mass media.
The Coalition for Quality Children’s Media is a national, nonprofit organization whose mission is to teach children critical viewing skills and to increase the visibility and availability of quality children’s media.
The Coalition for Quality Children's Media
The Media Education Foundation
The Media Education Foundation produces and distributes documentary films  to inspire critical thinking about the social, political, and cultural impact of American mass media.
The Media Democracy Project is a Canadian organization that works to unite communities through leading media makers, activists, and scholars to discuss the relationship between media and democracy.
The Media History Digital Library is a site that promotes the study of media history and how this evolution of the media world has influenced society.
MediaWatch challenges abusive stereotypes and other biased information commonly found in the media MediaWatchthrough education and action. The organization endorses media literacy as part of standard curriculum in our K-12 educational system.
The Museum of Broadcast Communications (MBC) is a collection of  historic and contemporary radio and television content aimed at educating and entertaining the public through its archives, public programs, screenings, exhibits, publications and online access to its resources.
The Museum of Broadcast Communications
The Newseum is a  museum of news. It offers visitors an experience that blends five centuries of news history with up-to-the-second technology and hands-on exhibits.
The Newseum
Project Information Literacy
Project Information Literacy (PIL) is a public benefit nonprofit dedicated to conducting an ongoing, large-scale research study about early adults and their research habits.
Discovery Education channel is a source of digital media content, which provides an outlet for students to discover and learn about captivating world wide phenomenon.
CyberWise is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art resources for busy grownups who want to understand how to help youth use digital media confidently and safely by offering online courses to help educate.

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Journal of Media Literacy Education
The Journal of Media Literacy Education is an online, open-access, peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal that supports the development of research, scholarship and the pedagogy of media literacy education.
Adbusters is a global network of artists, activists, writers, pranksters, students, educators and entrepreneurs who  aim to  topple existing power structures and shift in ways we live in the 21st century.
Millennium Film Journal - New York, NY
The Millennium Film Journal has documented the multiple transformations of the cinematic in the hands of artists, giving a voice to a community that tended toward marginality. The organization maintains the idealist position that artworks and products are separate and distinct species.
Advertising Age (or AdAge) is a magazine, delivering news, analysis and data on marketing and media.

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