Greening the Curriculum through Media Literacy Approaches to Sustainability Education.

Cyndy Scheibe and Chris Sperry presented at the 45th Annual Conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) in Madison, Wisconsin. The conference was held to discuss how K-12 teachers could engage students in critical thinking about the environment and sustainability. NAAEE is an organization that promotes environmental education primarily throughout North America …

Continue reading ‘Greening the Curriculum through Media Literacy Approaches to Sustainability Education.’ »

WEBINAR: Media Constructions of Presidential Campaigns 2016

The 2nd Annual U.S. Media Literacy Week will be held from October 31-November 4, 2016. This week is designed to bring attention and visibility to media literacy education in the United States. The National Association for Media Literacy Education is working to create a media literacy week to showcase the amazing work done by media …

Continue reading ‘WEBINAR: Media Constructions of Presidential Campaigns 2016’ »

Online resources for Project Look Sharp’s “Media Constructions of Presidential Campaigns” curriculum updated – just in time for election season

ITHACA, NY- October 3, 2016- Online resources for Project Look Sharp’s “Media Constructions of Presidential Campaigns” curriculum updated – just in time for election season In anticipation of the upcoming 2016 presidential election, Ithaca College’s Media Literacy Initiative “Project Look Sharp” has updated their popular high school through college curriculum to include media resources comparing …

Continue reading ‘Online resources for Project Look Sharp’s “Media Constructions of Presidential Campaigns” curriculum updated – just in time for election season’ »

Going Beyond “Just Say No” and Cybersafety

Download as PDF   Going Beyond “Just Say No” and Cybersafety Dr. Cyndy Scheibe Director of Project Look Sharp at Ithaca College Healthy Strategies for Helping Children & Teens Use Media Wisely • Learn fact vs. fiction in advertising & media • Counter messages about alcohol, tobacco, and junk food. This lively and interactive workshop …

Continue reading ‘Going Beyond “Just Say No” and Cybersafety’ »

Project Look Sharp Offers Media Literacy Analysis of Presidential Campaigns to Longview

Project Look Sharp Offers Media Literacy Analysis of Presidential Campaigns to Longview FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ITHACA, NY- September 21, 2016- On Wednesday Aug. 31 executive director of Project Look Sharp and professor of psychology at Ithaca College, Cyndy Scheibe presented at Longview to discuss media literacy and the current presidential election. Longview is a non-for-profit …

Continue reading ‘Project Look Sharp Offers Media Literacy Analysis of Presidential Campaigns to Longview’ »

Free Learning Opportunity for Elementary Teachers: Teaching Sustainability with Media Literacy for Young Learners

The media literacy initiative, Project Look Sharp, is at it again. This time they are sharing their media literacy curriculum expertise through an upcoming live webinar. Aimed at elementary sustainability programs, the webinar will teach impactful and applicable pedagogies to integrate into the classroom. It’s free and going live on May 5, 2016 from 4-5PM …

Continue reading ‘Free Learning Opportunity for Elementary Teachers: Teaching Sustainability with Media Literacy for Young Learners’ »