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July 2, 2020
Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report featured in Britannica Article
TEC Center's newly released Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report is features in the Britannica for Parent article, "Zoo Animals Escape! A Lesson in Media Literacy". Read more →
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June 16, 2020
Webinar Learning Series: Media Literacy at Home for Children Ages Birth-8: Access, Comprehend, and Critically Inquire
Join TEC Center on Thursday, June 25th at 3pm CST for a FREE webinar, Media Literacy at Home for Children Ages Birth-8: Part 2. Read more →
June 8, 2020
Informational Webinar: Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report
Join TEC Center at Erikson Institute on Tuesday, June 16th at Noon CST for an informational webinar on the newly released, Institute of Museum and Library Services grant-funded report, Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report. Read more →
June 5, 2020
TEC Center Publishes Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report
Young children are regularly engaging with media in their homes, schools, and outside of school experiences including museums and libraries. The Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report is a result of needing a consensus view of media literacy in an early childhood framework. Read more →
May 28, 2020
Webinar Learning Series: Media Literacy at Home for Children Ages Birth-8: Engage, Explore, Evaluate, and Create
Join TEC Center on Thursday, June 11th at 3pm CST for a FREE webinar, Media Literacy at Home for Children Ages Birth-8. This webinar will be presented by TEC Center’s Director Alexis Lauricella, PhD and Program Manager, Jenna Herdzina. Read more →
November 2, 2018
15 Media Literacy Week Resources 2018
TEC Center has UPDATED the list of media literacy resources for parents, educators, and direct service providers working with young children. Read more →
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November 17, 2017
TEC Center’s associate director featured in PBS NewsHour Media Literacy Story
TEC Center's associate director, Tamara Kaldor shares the importance of family-focused approach to media literacy in this PBS NewsHour story on media literacy and NAMLE's executive director. Read more →
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November 8, 2017
10 Media Literacy Week Resources 2017
TEC Center has assembled a list of ten media literacy resources for parents, early childhood educators, practitioners, informal learning professionals, and anyone who works with young children. Read more →
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November 6, 2017
Media Literacy in Early Childhood: A Critical Conversation
Report on Media Literacy in Early Childhood: A Critical Conversation, from a symposium at Erikson Institute on June 26, 2017 hosted by Erikson’s Technology in Early Childhood (TEC) Center Read more →
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June 6, 2017
Media Literacy in Early Childhood: A Critical Conversation
The Technology in Early Childhood (TEC) Center at Erikson Institute, in partnership with The National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE), is hosting a one-day pre-conference symposium, Media Literacy in Early Childhood: A Critical Conversation on June 26, 2017, prior to NAMLE’s 2017 conference. The day will focus on why media literacy is a critical habit of mind and the set of skills for young children growing in the digital age. Guided by the TEC Center’s director, Chip Donohue, Ph.D., and associate director, Tamara Kaldor, the symposium will include an engaging mix of short talks, interactive panels, group discussions, working groups, critique and reflection, and a bit of fun. Read more →
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