Greetings! Please join us Tuesday, September 30th, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Benjamin E. Mays High School Media Center, for our FREE quarterly parent workshop: “Tweet, Retweet, Hashtag, Insta What??? : Understanding the Benefits, Pitfalls, and Dangers of Social Media.” Our speaker, Ms. Amber McKeen, comes highly recommended because of her background and passion for helping parents and teens recognize the powerful influence social media has on our culture. Ms. McKeen will cover the following topics during her presentation: • Identify social media platforms and popular cell phone and tablet "apps" used by youth • Discuss the use of social media and technology to track locations • Describe the … [Read more...] about FREE Parent Connect Workshop on 9/30! Tweet, Retweet, Hashtag, Inta What?
We had the opportunity to work with J Young Media, an award winning full service video production company. They utilize skilled videographers, producers, production assistants, editors, motion graphic artists, and other contractors. They use their abilities to collaborate with and promote local nonprofits using video (documentaries, PSA’s, video series, etc.) to create awareness and initiate change from the populations these nonprofits serve. J Young Media is currently in pre-production on a youth based series based in Atlanta, GA. The story will consist of a group of at-risk youth that are enduring a variety of social, emotional, and academic issues throughout their adolescent lives. … [Read more...] about J. Young Media’s Helping Our Youth Stand Out!