- Pilot project – Media literacy for all
- Voice & Matter Communication, Development and the Cultural Return
- Summer School on Media Literacy and Media Education Research
- The Global Forum for Media Development 2016
- Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2016
- Summer School on Communication and Religion
- Training : “Communication and Media Skills for youth and Social Work”
- Riga Recommendations highlight Media and Information Literacy as a life code for sustainable development
- Conference on "Media and Information Literacy for Building a Culture of Open Government"
- The European Council encourages Media Literacy
- Enhancing Media literacy in Jordan
- “Online reporting: Telling Africa’s story on the web”, training in Kenya
- "Comunicar" April issue is out.
- Communications seminar in Nigerian diocese of Ijebu-Ode
- Church in Namibia Trains Personnel in News Reporting and Photojournalism
- Media Literacy Council creates customised emojis
- Media Education in Recife
- New tool to rate media programmes
- Media Literacy in the United States and its latest developments
- Media and information literacy course for youth by UNESCO
- Media Literacy in the Middle East
- Changing the way young girls perceive media
- Social media education in Canada
- Empowering indigenous girls and women in Bangladesh through media
- Are you media literate or just media proficient?
- Enhancing media education through media tour
- Media literacy in the Indian public sphere
- 5 free mobile apps to improve media literacy
- Media literacy: not just for big kids
- Proposals to enhance ’cyber wellness’ among youth
- The importance of media literacy
- 1st Media Literacy Week in U.S.
- The Media Literacy Week in Canada celebrates its 10 year!
- How to talk to children about disturbing news
- Reflections on Media Education Futures
- Young journalists and activists engage in media monitoring in Palestine
- Forum Media and Development: Initiating change
- Young people studying the media in Czech republic
- New Media and Communication: Technology matters, but people matter more !
- Respect in a Digital World is the theme of Media Literacy Week 2015
- Media Literacy and the Common Good: A Link to Catholic Social Teaching
- Promotion of media education for Nigerian children
- Fr Peter Gonsalves is the new dean of the Faculty of Social Communication at the SPU .
- SIGNIS India : Training young catholic media professionals to think critically and creatively .
- Zambia : Bishop Hamungole challenges diocesan administrators
- Indonesia : ACN formation programme in social communication
- SIGNIS offers Catholic media, “Music in a box” - a mobile audio production studio !
- Agents and Voices : A Panorama of Media Education in Brazil, Portugal and Spain, edited by Ilana Elea
- Media Education Seminars Conclude and Highlight Education in the Solomons
- Puskat Marks 40th Anniversary with Media Education Seminar
- "Media Education Is a Must" for Santhome Communications Centre
- FMM Sisters in Chennai Call Parents to Protect their Children from the Effects of the Media
- Media Education Short Course for Solomons’ Youth
- Media Education Workshop in the Solomons
- Media Education Seminar: Analyzing and Learning in a Media-rich Environment
- 4th Media Seminar in Honiara: "You Can Change your Lives"
- ‘Media Education’ for All Parents of a School Run by FMM Sisters in India
- Santhome Communications Centre Produces Fifteen Media Education Trainers
- Media Education Seminar in the Solomons Focuses on Newsletter
- Media Education Seminar in Papua New Guinea
- Children our First Concern and Hope for the Future
- ReFOCUS: Malaysian Media Education Initiative on YouTube
- Media students Complete Church Training in the Solomons
- Johannesburg 2007: The Goals of the 5th World Summit
- Johannesburg 2007: A Voice for Children in the Media
- Johannesburg 2007: SIGNIS Workshops at the 5th World Summit
- US National Media Education Conference 2007
- Lola Kenya Screen Wins Grand Prize at Fifth World Summit on Media and Children
- Women’s Interfaith Media Literacy Initiative Launched
- Johannesburg 2007: SIGNIS Delegation to the 5th World Summit
- International Children’s Day of Broadcasting 2006
- UNESCO Handbook on Media Awareness
- Media Education in Malta - Historical Perspectives and Current Developments
- Solomon Students Present Short Films in Media Education Project
- Paper of Prof. David Buckingham about Media Education
- Media Education Seminar: "Media is for Everybody"
- Fr. Joe Borg elected head of IAMCR section
- CREC to provide formation courses in pastoral communication to seminarians
- New Russian Books Devoted to Media Education
5 free mobile apps to improve media literacy
Brussels, Washington, December 16th, 2015 (The 419/SIGNIS). A useful short article on the website the419.com highlights 5 free mobile apps that will help you improve your media literacy skills. According to the article "Media literacy and digital citizenship are trending focus areas when it comes to the intersection of education and technology. With so many media options bombarding students, teachers and parents on a daily basis, it is vital to make sure everyone understands how to use digital media tools."
Flipboard: Your News Magazine (iOS, Android, Free)
Flipboard can turn social network updates into a personalized, digital magazine. According to 419, "Students can use this sensational service for researching pretty much any topic and following current events, and then apply their findings to a school project. ...We are often compulsive in our usage of social media, which can sometimes feel like white noise. By using Flipboard, students can focus on the correlation between social networking and the germane content."
Animoto Video Maker (iOS, Android, Free with in-app purchases)
"With Animoto Video Maker, middle school and high school students can pluck photos from their camera roll and arrange a custom slideshow...Students can become curators of not just content, but context."
Skype (iPhone, iPad, Android, Free)
"Media literacy and digital citizenship go hand-in-hand with Skype. ... From a student perspective, these interactions will teach them how to behave when using video conferencing early in their academic careers, allowing them to meet people from all over planet Earth".
Tackk – Create and Chat (iOS, Android, Free)
"Tackk is a serviceable tool for creating visual designs that incorporate photos and text. After a painless sign up process (requiring an email address) users can pick from more than 20 categories, including Architecture, Education and Blogging. From there, they can connect with other Tackk community members, including folks from their contacts list or featured users."
TED (iOS, Android, Free)
"TED Talks are among the best video venues for inspirational, intellectually stimulating, and enthusiastic experts from pretty much every educational field to share their academic findings and points of view. The TED mobile app continues the organization’s legacy of insight and imagination, providing amazing primary sources for student projects and research papers."