Posts written by Carol Arcus
 

Carol Arcus is retired from a 20-year career of teaching media studies. She is the Vice President of the Association for Media Literacy, a volunteer organization that wrote the media component of the Ontario curriculum and advocates for media literacy.

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Media Literacy: The Critical Path to a Connected World

Education

Educator Carol Arcus’s blog post draws on films from NFB Education’s collection to explore the theme of this year’s Media Literacy Week: “Inclusion in a Connected World.” The learning activities suggested here can help students think critically about media and teach them how to build compassionate global communities.

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Media Literacy: The Key 21st-Century Competency

Education

For Media Literacy Week, we asked Carol Arcus to draw on NFB Education’s collection of films and resources to write a blog post on how to think critically about media technologies while using them in innovative ways.

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