Thanks to a coordinated effort by the media literacy community, supported by experts at American University and grantee Temple University, teachers and students have a guide that simplifies the legalities of using copyrighted materials in an academic setting: The Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Media Literacy Education.
December 9, 2016 - From The Field
The grant fund will provide $1 million annually for four years in production and development grants to nonfiction filmmakers taking on in-depth exploration of contemporary stories through a journalistic lens. Read More
November 30, 2016 - From The Field
The Aspen Institute Stevens Initiative is holding the second in a series of competitions to fund virtual exchanges to improve understanding, respect, and dialogue across cultures, and equip young people with the skills they need to ... Read More
November 16, 2016 - From The Field
In this opinion piece, Charleston County, S.C. Sheriff Al Cannon Jr. discusses alternatives to incarceration that can improve outcomes for individuals, families, and communities. Read More