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Media Literacy Reference
Play is a well-documented educational tool, but one that has begun to decline in schools and early childhood education due to the increased pressure for cognitive-based school readiness programs. Play such as pretend play and video games engages children and helps them to develop literacies and competencies outside of the...
Media Literacy Reference
The article reports on a week long workshop and subsequent summer hours of work sponsored by the city library of Lörrach, Germany, to promote media literacy among school children. The project involved day long sessions dealing with the participants' development of characters, setting, and story line for a video game....
Media Literacy Reference
Sophisticated and complex learning happens through multiple forms of literacy and text types; and while schools and classrooms are slowly embracing learning through new media, libraries are rapidly and increasingly restructuring in ways that support learning through new/alternative technologies and texts. Videogame play supports learning in many complex ways, encourages...
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