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AMLA Seeks Proposals for “iPods, Blogs, and Beyond” Sessions

Posted Oct 25, 2006
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The Alliance for a Media Literate America (AMLA) is accepting session proposals for its 2007 National Media Education Conference, "iPods, Blogs, and Beyond: Evolving Media Literacy for the 21st Century," to be held June 24-26 in St. Louis, MO.

Proposals should include topics related to the latest theory, practical research, and strategies in media literacy education and should present media literacy programs designed for individuals, families, PreK-16 public and private school settings, and after-school and community programs. The sessions may focus on research, media production, or pedagogy and provide practical applications in the areas of K-12 education, parent education, or professional development or informal education.

Submission categories include one-hour sessions, two-hour workshops, one- or two-hour panels, one-hour graduate student research round tables, or 30-minute to one-hour media screening sessions.

Session proposals must be submitted online by midnight, November 1, 2006. Guidelines and the submission form are located at

The 2007 AMLA National Media Education Conference will be preceded by the organization's first media Literacy Research Summit, to be held June 23-24 in St. Louis.

AMLA, 888/775-AMLA or

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