July 22 from 5-7:30 Reception at the James Martin House 419 S. Grand Avenue Bozeman, Montana

July 23rd  8:30- 4:00  Presentations School Library Retreat  Montana State Speakers include MLA School Librarian of Year – Dianne Van Gordon, Ann Ewbanks, Kay Randall, Joanne Didrickson and more.

July 24th – 9:00-12:00 Introduction to Media Literacy (Must register on ASpeN) Jo Flick  Contact JFlick@mt.gov.

09:00-12:00 – Bozeman Public Library Introduction to Media Literacy

Faith Rogow, Ph.D., is the co-author of The Teacher’s Guide to Media Literacy: Critical Thinking in a Multimedia World (Corwin 2012).  She was the founding President of the National Association for Media Literacy Education, a founding editorial board member of the Journal for Media Literacy Education, co-author of NAMLE’s Core Principles for Media Literacy Education in the U.S.,  and an original advisor to Project Look Sharp. A popular speaker, award-winning curriculum developer, and master teacher, Rogow is known for her creative yet practical approaches to teaching with children’s educational media and for her groundbreaking work in developing media literacy education that is developmentally appropriate for early childhood.  As a professional development specialist she has taught thousands of teachers, students, child care professionals, administrators, and parents to understand and harness the power of media. In the world of independent documentary film, she is also known for writing discussion guides with clarity, depth, and sensitivity – the “go to” person for handling controversial topics like racism, social justice, homophobia, human rights abuses, and more. http://www.insighterseducation.com/index.html