Category Archives: Media Literacy

Documenting Learning and Media & Visual Literacy

This is the second post in a series to dig deeper intothe relationship between literacy and documenting learning. HOW does documenting learning have an effects on awareness, skills and developing…

The Now Literacies Through the Lens of Sharing

I am excited to share ( 🙂 ) the keynote I am presenting at EVAC2014 in Maturin, Venezuela. Looking at the “Now” literacies, , including digital, media and global literacy,…

Poetry on Record

Inspired by Poetry, Performance & Taylor Mali and Beyond…, 8th grade Humanities teacher Shannon Hancock coached her students to create their own original “Mali Poem”and record a visual and vocal performance. I…

Augmented Reality that’s “Real” and Focused on Learning

cross posted with permission from Dr. Silvana Meneghini,’s On The Edge Blog. Silvana, the High School Technology Coordinator at Graded, The American School of São Paulo, shared a How-To post…

iPhoneography: Photo Challenges, Ideas & Literacy

I have been facilitating an iPhoneography activity for our Middle Schoolers over the past two quarters. iPhoneography is defined by Wikipedia as: Phoneography is the art of creating photos with…