1. Media Nomads Film #1

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    This is one of four shorts about media addiction/dependency produced by the Media Nomads Project in Thimphu, Bhutan. Media Nomads is a project launched in January 2011 aimed at providing media education and media literacy tools throughout the country of Bhutan. It is a collaboration between the Bhutan Centre For Media and Democracy (BCMD) and St. Michael's College in Colchester VT where four students and two professors traveled to the Kingdom of Bhutan to conduct presentations and workshops with participating high school students from across the country. This particular film was created and edited by Alex Greene and the participating students in his group.

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      • Multiple Modalities & New Knowledges

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        This is a narrated PowerPoint presentation that I presented at the 2011 Ethnography in Education Conference. It highlights preliminary findings of my research as a Stoneleigh Junior Fellow at Research for Action and dedicates time to discussing my methodology. More information can be found at www.researchforaction.org.

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        • Heart Of The Matter: Girls Inc

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          Girls, Inc is a local non-profit organization that empowers young girls and inspires them to be STRONG, SMART & BOLD! Their after-school programs tackle academic, financial, and social issues and challenges while building self-esteem along the way. Ann took part in one of the programs: ‘Media Literacy’, and learned a thing or two from the young ladies of Astor School in North Portland. Ann gave up the mike and let the Girls, Inc girls break down media stereotypes and messaging. Step aside, Ann, these up-and-comers are about to take your job! Check it out!

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          • Media Is...

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            This short sound-slide uses original photography to provide a foundation surrounding the issues of media literacy. Many people feel immersed in media, yet it is all rooted in language and can be converted to text. Our communication repertoire continues to grow daily through the development of new technologies, however, media can never replace the most important facet of life—face-to-face communication. Four experts reveal what media means today, and how we can positively use the power of all the interactive tools now at our disposal.

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            • Expert Interview: Henry Jenkins

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              Do you wonder how kids are being affected by growing up in a globally interconnected, multicultural, participatory world? In this expert interview, Henry Jenkins (Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalism and Cinematic Arts at USC Annenberg) discusses participatory culture and what it means for kids in today's society.

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              • Privacy Student Intro Video - The Digital Footprint

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                In this video, students learn that they have a digital footprint and that they need to think critically about what information they put online. *Register today for free access to the full Common Sense Media Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum which covers online safety and security, digital citizenship, and research and information literacy topics.

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                • Oficina de Fotografia Digital na Comunidade do Quebra Bunda

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                  Oficina aberta realizada com crianças moradoras da Comunidade do Quebra Bunda/St. Antônio. O exercício proposto foi registrar o bairro onde vivemos.

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                  • Três Exercícios de Chroma Key e Stop-Motion

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                    Exercícios proposto com o objetivo de conhecer e explorar as possiblidades de animar objetos, inseris imagens em um fundo neutro, escolha de trilha, inserção de palavras escolhidas pela turma.

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                    • Right Brain Initiative - Work Samples

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                      Examples of Arts Learning with grades K-8. Excerpts include, 1) Animating the Alphabet, Davis Elementary, grades K & 2nd, 2) A Day Without the Forest, City View Charter School, grade 6th, 3) Cycles of Nature, Davis Elementary, grades 1st & 3rd, 4) My Family, My Culture, Lane Middle School, grade 6th.

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