Viewer Discretion Advised: Messages in Media **SSP

Event Description

Name

Viewer Discretion Advised: Messages in Media **SSP

Grade

Advanced Middle/High School Academy

Date

December 12, 2013

Time

08:30 AM to 05:00 PM

Training Fee

$238.00

Coupon Code

*This training is free for ONLY Officers, Administrators and Teachers from schools funded by the Arizona School Safety Program.  For School Safety Program funded schools, please enter Coupon Code: FY14SSP.  All others interested in attending are required to pay the Training Fee.  For questions, please contact [email protected] or 602-340-7366.

Location

Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education
4201 N. 24th Street, Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Faculty

Eric Williams

Description

Overview: This training equips participants with tools to educate youth on how to examine the media’s constant influence on young consumers. Participants will understand the role media plays in dictating youth’s behaviors and the way they perceive the world. This training offers an interactive approach to analyze hidden messages regarding dating violence, gangs, drug use, alcohol use and more.
 
Training Objectives:
  • Learn various Arizona laws related to youth
  • Learn to decipher hidden messages in comedies, music and movies
  • Use current events to engage and educate youth
 
Campus Issues Addressed:
  • Drug & alcohol abuse
  • Teen dating violence
  • Lack of understanding laws and legal consequences
  • Peer pressure
  • Gang activity
  • Lack of respect for authority