Media vs. Education: In Search of Common Sense: A Russian Perspective | Kent State University

Media vs. Education: In Search of Common Sense: A Russian Perspective

Start Date: 6/8/2016 Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 6/8/2016 End Time: 3:30 PM

Kent Campus - Library
Room: Fab Fourth

Presented by Anna Bukhtoyarova and Mikhail Bukhtoyarov

2-3:30 p.m. University Library, Floor 4 

Educational systems all over the world are facing the growing influence of new media. In this presentation, researchers from Krasnoyarsk, Siberia discuss the case of Russia where this process is highly intense and full of contradictions. They argue that the media plays a very powerful transformative role in a wide range of educational topics, from cultural and social values to strategic state initiatives. The presenters will consider the following questions: Can we combine the education and the new media in an efficient way? Should we address this problem on the global or local level? Find out more.