Classroom Resources for Media
There are a number of resources available to teachers online as they blend the study of media into their programs. Below are some of the ones I would recommend and a description of why it could be useful.
Media Awareness Network: The ‘Media Awareness Network’, now known as ‘Media Smarts’ is a not-for-profit Canadian charitable organization that provides a plethora of media resources for teachers and students.
TES Media Resources: This resources is from England and provides lesson plans, resources and inspiration for teachers to integrate media studies in their classrooms. The resources are aimed for students 14+
Teachers’ Domain: Teachers’ Domain is a free digital media service for educational use from public broadcasting and its partners. You’ll find thousands of media resources, support materials, and tools for classroom lessons, individualized learning programs, and teacher professional learning communities.
Common Sense Media: “Common Sense Media offers this FREE Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum to help educators empower their students and their school communities to be safe, responsible, and savvy as they navigate this fast-paced digital world”
eWorkshop: eWorkshop is an online teaching resource providing support for teachers across curriculum areas.
Curriculum Services Canada: CSC offers a variety of supports for teachers from webcasts to classroom resources.