Media Literacy Defined

Source: Media Literacy Defined

The Basic Definition

Media literacy is the ability to

ACCESSANALYZEEVALUATE,

CREATE, and ACT using all forms of communication.

In its simplest terms, media literacy builds upon the foundation of traditional literacy and offers new forms of reading and writing.

 Media literacy empowers people to be critical thinkers and makers, effective communicators and active citizens.

Published by Araceli Velasco

Cal State L.A. alumni. Dog Lover. Mexican-American woman. Storyteller.

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