CHRIS SPERRY OF MEDIA LITERACY ORGANIZATION PROJECT LOOK SHARP PUBLISHES ARTICLE IN THE JOURNAL OF MEDIA LITERACY

ITHACA, New York – February 9, 2016 – Chris Sperry of Ithaca College’s media literacy organization, Project Look Sharp, recently authored an article titled “Constructivist Media Decoding in the Social Studies: Leveraging the New Standards for Educational Change”. The article was published in the Journal of Media Literacy, Vol. 62, and focuses on how to …

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Project Look Sharp to Host ‘Media Constructions of Martin Luther King, Jr.’ Webinar

Project Look Sharp to host ‘Media Constructions of Martin Luther King, Jr.’ webinar Sox Sperry, Project Look Sharp’s primary curriculum writer, will lead participants on an exploration of lessons covering media representations of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a free hourlong webinar at 4 p.m. EDT on Jan. 7, 2016. The webinar — which …

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Project Look Sharp to Present at National Convention for English Teachers

Project Look Sharp to present at national convention for English teachers Cyndy Scheibe, Executive Director of Project Look Sharp, will present “Engaging Students and Inspiring Teachers with the Power of Inquiry-Based Constructivist Approaches and Multimedia Literacies” on Saturday, Nov. 21 from 1:15-2:30 p.m. at the 2015 National Council of Teachers of English Annual Convention in …

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Project Look Sharp to Present on Sustainability in Media Education

Project Look Sharp to present on sustainability in media education Sox Sperry will lead a discussion entitled, “Bridging Sustainability Education With Media Education: Methods, Techniques, and Hands-On Approaches From Practitioner Experiences in the Field” at the International Media Education Summit 2015 on Nov. 20 at Emerson College in Boston. He will be presenting alongside Antonio …

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Project Look Sharp Presents on Media Literacy and Bio Fuels Education

Project Look Sharp presents on media literacy and bio fuels education Chris Sperry, director of curriculum and staff development for Project Look Sharp, presented at the 2015 National Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) Teachers workshop at 8 a.m. on July 29 at the Wings of Eagles Discovery Center in Horseheads, New York. His two-hour presentation, …

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Inaugural “Media Literacy Week” in the U.S. has officially begun!

Inaugural “Media Literacy Week” in the U.S. has officially begun! The launch of Media Literacy Week (#MediaLitWk) in the United States starts Monday 11/2 and continues through Nov. 6. The mission of Media Literacy Week is to highlight the power of media literacy education and its essential role in education today. Hosted by the National Association …

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