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Oakland Innovation Film Lab – Youth Mobile Media Workshop

Bay Area Youth Media Network | July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Oakland Innovation Film Lab – Youth Mobile Media Workshop

by Robyn Bykofsky I have been facilitating media literacy and video production workshops with Bay Area youth and educators for over 12 years and the Youth Film Lab was the experience of a lifetime.  It was the first workshop I taught in which teens produced and edited their videos within 4.5 hours and then an […]

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BAYMN Presents Rise to the Occasion Youth Media Festival — Call for Entries

Bay Area Youth Media Network | June 25, 2012 | 2 Comments

BAYMN Presents Rise to the Occasion Youth Media Festival — Call for Entries

Applications are now open for BAYMN’s Rise to the Occasion Youth Media Festival, hosted at the Kaiser Center in Oakland on October 13, 2012, 2-5pm. Deadline for submission: September 10, 2012 For its first public festival, the Bay Area Youth Media Network (BAYMN) is seeking youth-produced videos that tell stories or highlight issues of social […]

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We Live Here: Youth Media Convergence, San Francisco Style

Bay Area Youth Media Network | March 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

We Live Here: Youth Media Convergence, San Francisco Style

Last week, KQED co-presented a workshop at the Digital Media and Learning Conference here in San Francisco about the youth media network that we recently initiated. BAYMN (Bay Area Youth Media Network, pronounced BAM!) is comprised of over 16 organizations with the common goal of working with youth in media production to build civic engagement. […]

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KQED Science Youth Media Festival

6 -12 Science | February 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

KQED Science Youth Media Festival

Applications are now open for the 1st Annual KQED Science Youth Media Festival, hosted at California Academy of Sciences on June 10, 2012, 3-5pm. Deadline for submission: April 15, 2012 The theme for this year’s festival is Nature and Environmental Science. We are looking for videos produced by youth who are either in middle school […]

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Do Now #20: Beats, Rhymes, and Life

Arts | February 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Do Now #20: Beats, Rhymes, and Life

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDEdspace and end it with #KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now Write a short rhyme about a childhood dream or ambition. Introduction “The written word can be […]

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Project VoiceScape: We All Belong Here

Civics in the Community | November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Project VoiceScape: We All Belong Here

“My parents traveled by boat and plane before finding a home in San Francisco.” Ifeanyi is one of several students in James Lick Middle School’s Peer Resources class who is a first generation immigrant. His parents traveled from Abuja, the capital of Nigeria to New York City by boat, lived in Queens, and then flew […]

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Project VoiceScape’s Depression: The Untold Story

Civics in the Community | October 10, 2011 | 2 Comments

Project VoiceScape’s Depression: The Untold Story

At James Lick Middle School, many students have expressed concerns about an increase in teen depression. For 8th graders, Leia, Sofia, and Laura, it affects some of their closest friends. Their film, Depression: The Untold Story, examines this complex issue through their friend Kyle’s experience with depression. For Kyle, as the film suggests, being gay […]

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