Project Look Sharp Webinar: Teaching about the Middle East through Media Literacy

On Thursday November 6th from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST, Chris Sperry, Project Look Sharp’s Director of Curriculum and Staff Development will be conducting a free webinar event about the Middle East through Media Literacy. Chris Sperry has had many years of experience with teaching high school students about the Middle East. During this …

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Cyndy Scheibe of Project Look Sharp Presents – Reading the World: Constructivist Media Decoding and Citizenship

Cyndy Scheibe of Project Look Sharp Presents – Reading the World: Constructivist Media Decoding and Citizenship On Friday October 10th, Cyndy Scheibe presented on behalf of Project Look Sharp, in the Wang Conference Center at Stony Brook University. Cyndy presented a topic called, Reading the World: Constructivist Media Decoding and Citizenship. This fast-paced interactive workshop …

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Using Media Decoding and Production to Invest Learners in Sustainability

Ithaca College Alumni, Kelsey Greene (’12), presented on behalf of Project Look Sharp at the NAAEE conference in Ottawa, Ontario, on Thursday, October 9 from 2:15pm to 3:45 in the Ottawa Convention Centre. In her interactive workshop she used Project Look Sharp’s sustainability curriculum kits to model how educators in formal and informal learning sectors …

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Cyndy Scheibe Takes Part in School Newspaper Training

On September 2, Cyndy Scheibe gave a presentation to the staff and editors of The Ithacan. She presented on Media Literacy with an emphasis on equality in the newsroom. Scheibe has worked closely with The Ithacan for year’s because she is on the Advisory Board for Ithaca College Publications. The presentation placed an emphasis on …

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Project Look Sharp’s Sox Sperry Presented At Food, Farm and Sustainability Institute

Ithaca, N.Y- Sox Sperry returned to his alma mater this past June to present as part of Hampshire College’s Food, Farm, and Sustainability Institute. Sperry’s presentation was part of a six-week session, which led students, faculty, staff and alumni through the hands on experience of food production and sustainable agriculture. Sperry presented to a small …

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Project Look Sharp’s Media Literacy Summer Institute Attracts a Diverse Set of Educators

Ithaca, NY- Project Look Sharp hosted it’s annual Media Literacy Summer Institute this past July which attracted 18 educators from a variety of institutions. Participants visited from across the U.S., and one attendee came from as far as India. This five-day course immersed educators from all levels in the practice of critical thinking, media analysis …

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