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Media Detective Teacher Training


Media Detective Teacher Training    web-based teacher training for Media Detective

Description: This comprehensive and interactive web-based training course prepares educators to implement the evidence-based Media Detective program in their classrooms. After completing the course, educators will understand the rationale for utilizing media literacy education for substance abuse prevention, have practiced their media deconstruction skills, have a better understanding of the material and activities in each Media Detective lesson, and have stronger convictions regarding the importance of media literacy education for their students.

Audience: Elementary school teachers, health educators, and other substance abuse prevention specialists

Acknowledgements: Developed by Dr. Janis Kupersmidt with grant R44 DA016044 from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). The content is solely the responsibility of the author and does not necessarily represent the official views of NIDA or the National Institutes of Health

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Course Administration

iRT Prevention also school or organization administrators to enroll and monitor teacherís course progress and completion as well as review and contribute to Wiki entries.


  • PreventionWiki: interactive, resource for educators, updated frequently with new topics and information

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