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How Social Media Can Make History
16 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
From Nineteen Eighty-Four, Brave New World, and Fahrenheit 451 to Facebook, Twitter, and TXT. Here’s a must-see video for anyone interested in the transformation of the media landscape and message distribution. The narrator traces four...
EdTech Tuesdays: Student-Driven Apps & Social Media with Brad Wilson
2 mins Pre-K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
You've heard of apps for students, but have you heard of an app made by students? Listen as 4th grade teacher and EdTech consultant Brad Wilson discusses a student-driven app of writing prompts called Things to Think About, as well as...
Crossing the Line Online: Sexual Harassment and Violence in the Age of Social Media - NYTimes.com
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Sexual harassment and sexual violence are by no means new issues. What has changed is the role of social media in these issues. This powerful and troubling lesson plan uses a specific rape case to launch research into a discussion of the...
Facing Ferguson: News Literacy in a Digital Age
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The reporting, both in professional news sources and on social media, of the events surrounding the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri provides 21st Century learners with an opportunity of consider how social media can influence perception of events. Using the events in Ferguson as a case study, the collection begins with a resource on how to establish a safe environment for discussing highly charged issues. Other resources examine how bias can influence reporting, the importance of and difficulty in verifying reports, the power of images, and concludes with a consideration of social media as a tool for change.
Future Literacies: Crash Course Media Literacy #12
8 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow will new technologies such as artificial intelligence and facial recognition affect the future of media literacy? Scholars explore how data literacy and algorithmic literacy are shaping the future by collecting and using people's...
Future Literacies: Crash Course Media Literacy
8 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In what direction is our wired world going? Scholars prepare to interact with the technology of the future using a video from a series that focuses on media literacy. The narrator proposes viewers keep a skeptical mind as they interact...
Media and Money: Crash Course Media Literacy
10 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Money talks ... especially in the media world! How do finances influence the media we see? Answer that, and many other questions using a video in a media literacy series. The narrator discusses how economic reasons influence media...
Media Policy and You: Crash Course Media Literacy
12 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Sharing is caring! How much does your class know about the laws that govern sharing on social media and other areas of the Internet? The video, part of an ongoing series about media literacy, examines copyright laws, intellectual...
Anti-Social Networks? We’re Just as Cliquey Online
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Do social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter reinforce our existing biases and cliques? Youngsters read and evaluate an article written by NPR in 2011 on the then-emerging world of social media, and respond to several text-based...