What the Media?!!?

What the Media?!!?

What the Media?!!?

CATEGORY: Education
The average American consumes 11 hours a day of electronic mass media! Learning to analyze media messages regardless of who sends them is a 21st century survival skill (in Missouri they're considering adding it to the school curriculum). What the Media ?!!? will explore topics like "How to spot a bot" and "why memes work". We speak with local Media Literacy professors and authors as our experts in addition to the anchors and reporters in our newsroom. A good comparison is a food critic - they look at how the food is prepared, who the chef is, how the food is presented, the texture etc. We will do the same for Media!
  1. May 13, 2021
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    Media Minute - Verifying Photos
    An image that catches your attention may be completely out of time and place
  2. May 12, 2021
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    What the Media?!!? Episode 8 - Media Relationships
    Do you feel a connection with your favorite TV anchors, actors, sports figures, or radio personalities?  It's a normal part of the media experience.  KMOX Virtual Consumer Editor Megan Lynch and Media Literacy…
  3. May 11, 2021
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