Project Look Sharp to Host Break Out Session at PBL NY 2014

Ithaca, NY- Every year in Napa, California, an event called PBL World takes place, or Project Based Learning. Here, educators gather to empower a new generation of students through alternative project based learning techniques. This event is sponsored by the Buck Institute for Education, and allows educators to learn new techniques in project design, assessment, …

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Project Look Sharp Media Literacy Webinar Tackles Media Constructions of Peace and Social Justice

Ithaca, NY- Project Look Sharp will be celebrating Memorial Day weekend with another webinar entitled “Media Constructions of Peace and Social Justice: Reflecting Diversity.” On May 22nd this webinar will go live from 7-8 EDT and will be free of charge. Here, Director of Curriculum and Staff Development Chris Sperry will lead registrants through an …

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On New York state Media Literacy Law (A08347)

Project Look Sharp is proud to announce our support of the New York state Media Literacy Law (A08347).  The law, sponsored by Linda B. Rosenthal, District 67 (New York, NY) and Joseph R. Lentol, District 50 (Brooklyn, NY) will develop standards for media literacy within the classroom for all students K-12.  The law will also …

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Project Look Sharp to Host Summer Media Literacy Institute for Another Year

Ithaca, NY- Project Look Sharp is excited to be hosting another Summer media literacy institute on the Ithaca College campus. This five-day course will immerse educators from all levels in the practice of critical thinking, media analysis and media production. Through morning classes, production training and individual coaching sessions, Project Look Sharp will help teachers, …

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Celebrate Earth Day by joining Project Look Sharp in our first webinar, “Where Media Literacy Meets Sustainability Education.”

It’s free and going live on  April 22, from 4-5PM EDT. Learn More Register Now This interactive webinar will debut a brief demonstration video of Chris Sperry,  Project Look Sharp’s Director of Curriculum and Staff Development, as he leads a class through constructivist media decoding of  a sustainability education lesson. Sox Sperry, Project Look Sharp’s …

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Sox Sperry on WRFI 88.1 – Fri March 21, 2014

Sox Sperry, curriculum writer for Project Look Sharp will appear on WRFI Community Radio, 88.1 “The Ithaca / Watkins Glen Morning Show” w/ Sharon Clarke on Friday, March 21, 7am – 8am.  He is the author of Media Constructions of Sustainability: Finger Lakes, a media literacy curriculum  about how sustainability within the Finger Lakes region …

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