About MLN

Erin McNeill is founder and president of Media Literacy Now.

New video is a tool for advocates to help promote media literacy and digital citizenship as a solution for educators in a social media wilderness buffeted by fake news

2017-01-17T16:49:02+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|News|

You’re the first to know!  I’m delighted to announce that our new advocacy tool, a 3-minute explainer video, has just been released.

We’re hoping you’ll be able to use it to enhance the civil discourse of

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The story of Radio Rookies curriculum: Lesson plans for teaching students to become makers

2016-12-22T11:32:27+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|Stories|

By Kaari Pitkin, Senior Producer of Radio Rookies

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We’re putting media literacy on the public policy agenda in Maine

2016-12-19T18:36:31+00:00 December 19th, 2016|News|

Please welcome Alan Berry to the Media Literacy Now circle of state leaders. Alan has been interested in media literacy education since his time as a Peace Corps Volunteer (2006-08) in Mali, West Africa, where he experienced

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Fake News: Washington Post, Australia Public Radio, talk with MLN

2017-01-25T07:16:24+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Stories|

The fake news phenomenon has sparked a lot of interest in media literacy solutions. That’s the silver lining in what’s otherwise a disappointing outcome of the power of internet communication tools. Media Literacy Now has bee

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Boston public TV covers fake news and MLN’s legislative action

2017-02-09T15:18:50+00:00 December 9th, 2016|News|

The Greater Boston show on WGBH went to Andover, Mass., high school to film Mary Robb’s Media Literacy and Democracy class as the students investigate fake news. Then host and reporter discussed MLN’s legislative action to ge

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