SB 1378/1260 – Schools, technology, Internet safety, policies
These companion bills were introduced as a result of Media Literacy Now’s advocacy; they are based on our national model bill.
Introduced by Senator Montenegro
An act amending Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding Section 15-249.07; relating to the Department of Education.
Digital citizenship and media literacy; best practices; advisory committee; local implementation…
Introduced by Senator Bradley
An act amending Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding Section 15-254; relating to the Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Digital media literacy; report; advisory committee; annual review; definition…
Your input to your State Legislators can help make a difference. Don’t delay; give your input today!
Write an Email
to both your State Representative and your State Senator or call them and ask them to support the bills that promote Media Literacy–be sure to use specific bill numbers as listed on our Current Legislation page.
Include your name and address to identify that you are their constituent, and preferably your email and phone number.
Use your own language, or see language we can suggest below:
Dear _____: I believe that understanding media is a critical skill for students as the citizens of the future, as media is the predominant information provider of our times and young people need skills to navigate the world of media safely and responsibly. I ask you to support bills that provide for Media Literacy education, including _______ (bill numbers).
Your Name, Address
(email and phone)
Let Us Know
about your outreach and THANK YOU–you are helping create a more media literate world!
Contact your local MLN Chapter Leader: