Why even young children need to be taught media literacy

Great podcasts for parents and carers

Wed 22 November 2017

16 mins

Children are interacting with popular culture and online media from a very young age. Professor Susan Edwards is a Professor of Early Childhood Futures at the Australian Catholic University. She argues that we need to be teaching our children what these mediums are from a very young age.

Susan is a guest of the Early Childhood Australia’s Live Wire Forum in Melbourne (November 24-25).

Image credit: r. nial bradshaw

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