The wide umbrella concept of media literacy implies consuming, analyzing and producing information consciously and so, exercise fully citizenship. This is the Idade Mídia, a TV show broadcasted by Canal Futura and available for free at Futura Play platform.
The series, in two seasons so far, shows the opportunities and risks of learning in a hyperconnected society, where the real or virtual world can turn into a large classroom. The episodes address topics as identifing fake news in the scientific area; digital platforms e-citizenship, which facilitate social participation; the use games as educational resources; opportunities for insertion of education and media in the school curriculum from of the National Common Curricular Base, are some of the themes.
The program is based on the eponymous project and book of Alexandre Sayad, and is directed by Leonardo Brant.