We’re excited to announce three upcoming webinars in January 2023 to support Virginia educators in creating dynamic digital and blended learning instruction. Led by eMediaVA staff and eMediaVA Teacher Ambassadors, this webinar series will focus on effective and interactive instructional strategies for using eMediaVA and digital media in your classroom. Hear from great Virginia teachers on their favorite strategies and eMediaVA resources! *Certificates of attendance will be provided.
Teaching Media Literacy in a Time of Misinformation
Tuesday, January 17th, 4:30 PM
In an era rife with misinformation, a student’s best protection is a strong set of media literacy skills. In this virtual workshop, attendees will learn practical strategies to equip students with skills to evaluate online content and examples of media to use during media literacy instruction.
Building Social-Emotional Learning through Children’s Media
Tuesday, January 24th, 4:30 PM
Hear from elementary teachers on how they use digital media from PBS Kids series to help students grow and thrive from preschool to the early grades. We’ll discuss how media can be used with young learners to reach learning goals and emphasize social-emotional learning, and how that learning is extended to children’s homes and beyond via free and accessible games, activities, and more.