The AML is a non-profit association of teachers, librarians, consultants, parents, cultural workers, and media professionals concerned with helping people develop an informed and critical understanding of the nature of media, techniques, and their impact.
The CMP is a free media literacy web resource for educators and students (ages 8-21) that is intended to enhance young people’s critical thinking and empathy, and build on their capacities to advocate for change around questions of identity.
Media literacy is only one type of literacy. Try out our "COVID-19 Misinformation Challenge," which is a 4-week challenge designed to test your knowledge of the novel coronavirus, while having fun and learning something new. It is part of the Penn State Harrisburg Library's "PA Forward" program, a statewide initiative across Pennsylvania that focuses on 5 key literacies that are essential for knowledgeable citizens. These include information literacy, as well as financial, civic and social, health, and basic literacies.
Seach the "Lobbying Database" to access a wealth of data by industry, company, lobbying firm, or individual lobbyist. Based in Washington, D.C., the Center for Responsive Politics is a nonpartisan, independent, nonprofit organization and the nation's premier research group tracking money in U.S. politics and its effect on elections and public policy.