Media Literacy

By Jamie Bricker

Jamie and Carol Bricker have over 60 years of education-related experience between them, and they are looking to share that experience with you! Bricker by Bricker focuses on the important relationship between home and school, and provides focused and timely insights on how we can work together to ensure that those relationships are productive, powerful and fulfilling.

The week of October 7 – 11 is Media Literacy Week in Canada and the theme this year is Break the Fake. To highlight Media Literacy Week, Jamie and Carol define media and media literacy and discuss why it is essential for everyone to look at media with a critical eye. Website links and tips for parents to foster their child’s critical thinking and media literacy are provided.