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BAYMN FEST — Call for Entries!!

Bay Area Youth Media Network | February 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

BAYMN FEST — Call for Entries!!

The Bay Area Youth Media Network (BAYMN) is now accepting submissions for BAYMN FEST, its first annual youth media festival, taking place June 1–2, 2013 at the San Francisco Public Library. Youth 12-24 are invited to submit their videos!

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#HIVESF: A Maker Hacker Pop-Up Media Jam Fest for Teens

Community Voices | November 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

#HIVESF: A Maker Hacker Pop-Up Media Jam Fest for Teens

A few weeks ago, the San Francisco Public Library in collaboration with KQED, California Academy of Sciences, and Bay Area Video Coalition organized a two day pop-up event for young people to mess around with media production in digital and analog and tactile formats.

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Youth Rise Up at the BAYMN Media Festival

Bay Area Youth Media Network | November 8, 2012 | 2 Comments

Youth Rise Up at the BAYMN Media Festival

On a beautiful fall Saturday in Oakland, students, educators and families filled the Kaiser Center’s 400-seat theater to watch 20 compelling youth-produced films that focused on social change and the high school dropout crisis. The Rise to the Occasion Youth Media Festival was organized by KQED, along with other members of the Bay Area Youth […]

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You Are Invited to RISE TO THE OCCASION YOUTH MEDIA FESTIVAL

Bay Area Youth Media Network | September 12, 2012 | 6 Comments

You Are Invited to RISE TO THE OCCASION YOUTH MEDIA FESTIVAL

For its first public festival, the Bay Area Youth Media Network (BAYMN) will be showcasing youth-produced videos about social change with two specific categories on The 2012 Presidential Election and The High School Dropout Crisis on Saturday, October 13 at the Kaiser Center in Oakland from 2-5pm. It will be an afternoon dedicated to celebrate […]

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Youth Voice their Environmental Concerns at the KQED Science Youth Media Festival

Community Voices | July 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Youth Voice their Environmental Concerns at the KQED Science Youth Media Festival

On June 10, the California Academy of Sciences hosted the first annual KQED Science Youth Media Festival. Young filmmakers with their friends and family came from all over the area to participate in a great showcase of over 20 videos about environmental issues. The videos ranged in a variety of environmental issues like air quality, […]

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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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