Media Literacy - April 2019 Archives - Generocity Philly

Media Literacy – April 2019

Nothing about us without us: PhillyCAM Latinx celebrates three years of #ownvoices media purpose

Apr. 30, 2019 3:32 pm

Nothing about us without us: PhillyCAM Latinx celebrates three years of #ownvoices media

PhillyCAM's Gretjen Clausing: "It's exciting to see the growth of this cohort of producers who are really supporting one another."
Putting power back in the hands of the people purpose

Apr. 30, 2019 8:00 am

Putting power back in the hands of the people

Kensington Voice and Keystone Crossroads are taking extra steps to better represent the communities they cover.
Want literacy? Libraries and ‘giving libraries’ have your back purpose

Apr. 29, 2019 8:04 am

Want literacy? Libraries and ‘giving libraries’ have your back

Media literacy, digital literacy, just plain literacy — Temple University Libraries, Queen Memorial Library of the Free Library of Philadelphia, and Tree House Books are champions of it.
Generocity asks: How does media literacy impact your work? people

Apr. 26, 2019 12:50 pm

Generocity asks: How does media literacy impact your work?

Four mission-driven professionals working in the nonprofit sector give us their answers.
These 3 organizations teach kids to be thoughtful media creators purpose

Apr. 24, 2019 7:02 am

These 3 organizations teach kids to be thoughtful media creators

In addition to empowering the young to find their own voices, Healthy NewsWorks, Big Picture Alliance, and Hopeworks teach valuable life skills.
‘Propaganda is the cause and the cure for what ails us,’ says Renee Hobbs people

Apr. 23, 2019 10:23 am

‘Propaganda is the cause and the cure for what ails us,’ says Renee Hobbs

The founder of Temple University’s Media Education Lab has dedicated her career to teaching teachers about media literacy.
Media Mobilizing Project calls on FCC to advocate for more diversity in ownership of media purpose

Apr. 17, 2019 4:41 pm

Media Mobilizing Project calls on FCC to advocate for more diversity in ownership of media

Access to diverse news sources is “essential to try to change and fight deep problems of poverty and racial injustice,” said MMP's Hannah Sassaman.
How to pitch a story to Generocity purpose

Apr. 17, 2019 2:08 pm

How to pitch a story to Generocity

These tips will help your story catch our editor's eye.
If you always need to be the first to know, ‘Generocity Chatter’ is for you purpose

Apr. 8, 2019 6:31 pm

If you always need to be the first to know, ‘Generocity Chatter’ is for you

Communicate directly with Generocity's editor in the same unfiltered way you would with your friends.
We’re taking a look at media literacy this month purpose

Apr. 8, 2019 1:40 pm

We’re taking a look at media literacy this month

During April, Generocity writers will ask tough questions about media literacy — including representation and access questions — but we'll answer some more workaday ones as well, like how to best pitch a story to us.

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