MSC MISSION & VISION

Media Savvy Citizens' mission is

to facilitate understanding, positive participation,

and meaningful media interaction

for New Mexico learners.

We envision a future where all New Mexico youth and adults are future-ready, media-fluent, digitally-prepared, engaged and connected with their community and the world

in a thoughtful and healthy way.

 THE MEDIA SAVVY CITIZENS TEAM 

We work with educators and the best talent committed to achieving strong learning outcomes and each project's success.  

Our values are driven by:

Curiosity   -   Innovation   -   Creativity   -   Communication   -   Teamwork

MSC's CEO is a leading voice in media education as designer, educator and advocate serving New Mexico communities for over 20 years. She develops media & technology programs and training across NM. Pamela is an authority in comprehensive media and digital literacy. She holds an MA in Media Studies, BA in Mass Communications and is winner of national awards in her work in media literacy at a statewide and national level. She is the NM Chapter Chair of Media Literacy Now and adjunct instructor at the University of New Mexico.

Founder & CEO

PAMELA PEREYRA

Lisa Jo has been teaching media literacy, activism, and production for over 25 years. She is an adjunct professor at the Santa Fe Community College and the Institute of American Indian Arts. She was Director of Education and Training for Santa Fe’s Youth Media Project from 2005-2010. Lisa received two Santa Fe “Teachers Who Inspire” awards and multiple radio production awards from The Milwaukee Press Club and the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association. She holds an M.A. in Special Education from the University of New Mexico, and a BFA from the University of Wisconsin.

Senior Consultant

LISA JO GOLDMAN

Elizabeth has a proven track record as a pioneer and builder of successful organizations in both the public and private sectors. She is a versatile, results-oriented professional with extensive experience in growth, planning, and management of diverse people, organizations, and products. Before serving as Director the Taos Community Foundation (2001-2016), she was executive director of the Santa Fe Community College’s Intercultural Community Leadership Institute, working to build responsive, culturally appropriate programs.

Operations Manager

ELIZABETH CRITTENDEN PALACIOS

Elizabeth has designed and implemented programs as curriculum, data coordinator and Instructional coach at her blended school Taos Academy Charter School. She works to develop the capacity of teachers who are engaged in digital and personalized learning. Elizabeth was recently named State Ambassador for the NM Teacher Leader Network. She holds an MA in Educational Technology and Curriculum Design.

Innovation & Education Technologist

& Instructor

ELIZABETH LEBLANC

Education Strategist

& Instructor

DENIS DOYON
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Education Technology

& Instructor

AMERY MARTINEZ

Designer 

CONTESSA TRUJILLO
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Chief Editor, Office Administration

RIVER LARK MADISON
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Production Manager

of Bootcamp Training

KAREN CRISWELL
THE MSC MODEL

Working towards good digital citizenship, participants are encouraged to ask questions, explore ideas, develop thoughtful responses, and take an active role in consuming and analyzing media, media culture, and its role in society. Together we transform the absorption of media and participation with media and technology using the MSC model. 

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MSC SCHOOLS & ORGANIZATIONS

Our focus is to build equity across NM. applying a sustainable approach.

Below is a list of MSC schools & clients benefiting from our training, consulting, curriculum development, workshops, and resources. 

 

 3 factors contribute to our success - as reported to external evaluators. 

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NM SCHOOL DISTRICTS PARTICIPATING IN MSC TRAINING:

 

Aztec Municipal School District

Albuquerque Public Schools

APS Charter

Belen Consolidated Schools

Bernalillo Public Schools

Central Consolidated School District

Des Moines Municipal Schools

Dulce ISD

Española Public Schools

Farmington Municipal Schools

Floyd Municipal Schools

J. Paul Taylor Academy Charter 

Hatch Valley Public Schools

Hobbs Municipal Schools

Las Cruces Public Schools 

Logan Municipal Schools

Lovington Municipal Schools

Reserve Independent Schools

Rio Rancho Public Schools

Ruidoso Municipal School District

Santa Fe Public Schools

Socorro Consolidated Schools

South Valley Prep Charter

Taos Academy

Taos Charter School- TMS

Taos Integrated School of the Arts

Taos International School

Turquoise Trail Charter Schools

Truth or Consequences

West Las Vegas School District

NM SCHOOL DISTRICTS 

ACCESSING MSC WEBINARS & RESOURCES:

 

Carlsbad Municipal 

Cobre Consolidated School District

Clovis Unified School District

Deming Public Schools

Gallup McKinley County Schools

Grady Municipal Schools

Hagerman Municipal Schools

Jemez Valley Public Schools

Peñasco ISD

Pojoaque Valley School District

Portales Municipal Schools

Raton Public Schools 

Santo Domingo Schools

Santa Rosa Consolidated 

Taos Municipal Schools

Tucumcari Public Schools

Tularosa Municipal School District

Wagon Mound Public Schools

Zuni Public School District

NM ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVING OUR SERVICES:

 

Bosque School

Media Literacy Now

NM Humanities Council

Santa Fe Youth Works

Santa Fe Council on International    Relations

Taos Education Collaborative

The University of New Mexico

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PARTNERS & SUPPORTERS

ADVISORS

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Convergence Design Lab

MINDY FABER

Convergence Design Lab is a full service research and design agency, 100% woman-owned. Convergence works at the intersections of research, strategy and design in order to help organizations build more resilient learning ecosystems.