Mar 12, 2014
The news media recently reported an unfortunate incident in which a daughter’s Facebook brag allegedly breached the terms of her father’s confidential settlement with his former employer, potentially costing the family approximately $80,000. The incident is unfortunate for several reasons including, among other things, that the daughter has received negative public attention, which some have…Continue Reading
Mar 6, 2014
Over the past several years, I have been writing about the value of media literacy education when it comes to teaching our children how to critically think about media messages. Many of my blogs focus on what we don’t discuss with our students and how the media provides us with teachable moments for discussion on…Continue Reading
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