In order to fully support literacy for families, librarians need to consider digital, as well as print, literacy. Media mentors help parents and caregivers navigate digital resources to strengthen learning and create meaningful experiences. In this role, youth services staff can guide families to develop healthy media habits that will benefit them far into the future.
The iSchool at UW-Madison is offering a five-week, online professional development class on Media Mentorship starting March 27.
Course Topics in Media Mentorship:
Questions? Contact Anna Palmer, email@example.com or 608-263-4452
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