93 episodes

Carol Arcus and Neil Andersen from the Association for Media Literacy gather each Monday evening to look at 21st Century culture and current events through a media literacy lens. From politics to popular culture, we guarantee that you won't leave an episode thinking quite the same way you did when you arrived.

Mediacy with Carol Arcus & Neil Andersen Neil Andersen and Carol Arcus

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Carol Arcus and Neil Andersen from the Association for Media Literacy gather each Monday evening to look at 21st Century culture and current events through a media literacy lens. From politics to popular culture, we guarantee that you won't leave an episode thinking quite the same way you did when you arrived.

    Media Literacy and the Revised Ontario Language Curriculum

    Media Literacy and the Revised Ontario Language Curriculum

    On this special episode of Mediacy, the Association for Media Literacy celebrates Media Literacy week 2023! On this episode of Mediacy we will chat with expert educators and media literacy enthusiasts who are going to share helpful insights and strategies for talking about media literacy in the Revised Ontario Language Curriculum. Thanks for listening!

    Participants:

    Diana Maliszewski
    Neil Andersen
    Chelsea Attwell
    Míchílín Ní Threasaigh

    • 39 min
    Media Literacy in the Early Years

    Media Literacy in the Early Years

    In this episode of Mediacy, we are talking about media literacy in the early years with Dr. Faith Rogow. Dr. Rogow is an independent scholar who has been a media literacy educator, innovator, and strategist since the 1980s. On today's show, we are talking with Dr. Rogow about her groundbreaking book Media Literacy for Young Children: Teaching Beyond the Screen Time Debates. Listen in for an engaging, insightful, and fun conversation!

    • 46 min
    GenerativeAI in Education

    GenerativeAI in Education

    Heidi Siwak and Margie Keats bring their classroom experiences with GenerativeAI Apps to Mediacy. What are the challenges? How might teachers meet those challenges? How might GenerativeAI support learning?

    • 49 min
    A Special Media Literacy Week Edition of Mediacy

    A Special Media Literacy Week Edition of Mediacy

    A panel of directors in the Association for Media Literacy will gather to chat about media topics of particular interest, what media approaches are somewhat misguided (hint: it's not all about "fake news"), and current events through a media literacy lens.

    On the panel:

    Neil Andersen
    Diana Maliszewski
    Michelle Solomon
    Margie Keats

    Visit the Association for Media Literacy at https://aml.ca

    • 44 min
    What should media literacy education be now?

    What should media literacy education be now?

    UK Professor Julian McDougall talks with Neil and Carol about building media literacy education at the intersection of social justice, cultural studies, and digital competency.

    • 46 min
    The Business of Digital Marketing- What are its Challenges and Advantages?

    The Business of Digital Marketing- What are its Challenges and Advantages?

    Neil and Carol talk to Toronto entrepreneur Sue Sutcliffe about the online marketing biz, including the newest digital conference site, World Event Centre.

    • 34 min

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