Global Nomads Group: Media Literacy Curriculum
Overview - Voices4Change (V4C) harnesses the power of new and traditional media to provide youth a platform to positively influence society by expressing their views on important social issues. In this curriculum, youth are asked: “How does media contribute to positive social change?” Youth will gain digital storytelling and media literacy skills while sharing ideas and thinking critically on issues relevant to their life and their future.
The V4C Media Literacy curriculum is a separated into five workshop days, each including approximately 4 hours of instructional time.
Curriculum - The V4CMedia Literacy Mentor (Educator) Handbook and Youth Workshop Guide can be downloaded following the links below:
Supporting Videos - The following videos will strengthen and complement this curriculum unit.
Video #1 One LENS PSA-Only Human
Video #2 One LENS PSA-Deaf People Can do Anything, Except Hear
Video #3 One LENS PSA: Tolerance
Video #4 One LENS PSA- Recycling
Global Nomads Group:
Global Nomads Group (GNG) is an international NGO whose mission is to foster dialogue and understanding among the world’s youth. GNG engages and empowers young people worldwide using media, including: interactive videoconferencing, webcasting, social networking, gaming, and participatory filmmaking. GNG operates at the intersection of international and peace education, striving to serve as a vehicle for awareness, bridging the boundaries of cultural misconceptions and instilling in our audience a heightened appreciation and comprehension of the world in which they live.