Media Education and Literacy: Equipping Learners for Open, Creative Learning Futures
Baroness Beeban Kidron
Film Director and
Prof Renee Hobbs
Harrington School of Communication and Media at the University
of Rhode Island, USA
- Derrick de Kerckhove University of Naples Federico II, Italy
- Dr Sian Bayne School of Education, University of Edinburgh, UK
- Russell Stannard Teacher Training Videos
- Yves Punie Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS)
José Manuel Pérez Tornero
of Barcelona, Spain
Latest conference news
06/12/2013 - Open Education Resources are at the heart of many educational strategies these days, Dennis Van der Helm from Kennisnet in the Netherlands will be presenting lessons learned from Wikiwijs, a 5 year Dutch strategy on OER.
06/12/2013 - A new report on how media-based learning and education for media literacy is being incorporated into curriculum design for compulsory level education in Estonia, Greece, Bulgaria will be presented by Nicoleta Fotiade and Juri Lossenko from the MEDEAnet project
06/12/2013 - To what extent are MOOCs a media phenomenon? Sian Bayne, from University of Edinburgh, UK, Rosanna De Rosa, University of Naples Federico II and Darco Jansen, OpenupEd, EADTU will be joining Jim Devine to talk about this at the Media & Learning Conference on 12-13 December
05/12/2013 - Hear about the outputs of the POERUP project from Giles Pepler of Sero Consulting who will be giving a presentation on the work of POERUP which has carried out research to understand how governments can stimulate the uptake of OER by policy means. POERUP will also have a stand at the conference on Friday 13 December.
04/12/2013 - Language teachers have long been to forefront in using media to support language lessons and a presentation and discussion session on this topic will highlight the work of two teachers who are making highly imaginative use of video, they are Ina Gray from Hochschul Wismar in Germany and Kieran Donaghy from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in Spain.