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Sister Helena's Most Notable Workshops:

INTRODUCTION TO MEDIA LITERACY 

What does it mean to live in a media culture? What are the promises and challenges of today’s media content and technologies? What is the Church’s official position regarding media?
 Learn the basics of media literacy and how they can help discern and enhance all your media experiences.  

MEDIA IS A FAITH THING (for parenting or family/intergenerational catechesis) 

How can you be a "media smart" family? What is "parenting/grandparenting" the media?

Learn the basics of media literacy and how they can help you effectively communicate about media with your kids, teens, and as a family. What are some easy media strategies for families?

R U  A DIGITAL CATHOLIC?

Do you use digital media? Are you Catholic? That makes you a digital Catholic! How can we use new media and social media in a way that is humanizing and not de-humanizing? How can we use new media and social media for the New Evangelization and to do Spiritual Works of Mercy? 

FINDING TRUE LOVE IN THE MEDIA

What is true love? Can it be found in the media? We’ll use Pope John Paul II’s revolutionary
 “Theology of the Body” and God’s 5 F’s of True Love as our guides. (Media clips are used. Appropriate for age 13+)