Media Literacy – What It Is & Why It’s Important

Larry Magid and Kerry Gallagher spoke with Renee Hobbs, founder of the Media Education Lab at Univ. of Rhode Island, about why digital and media literacy is more important than ever.

Our conversation with Renee Hobbs can be described in many ways, including “delightful.” The subject matter wasn’t all that funny, but she was, as she not only demystified media literacy but challenged many assumptions — including some of our own.

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