JTIE 2017, 9(1):205-212 | 10.5507/jtie.2017.013


Veronica YARNYKH
Russian State University for Humanities, Russian Federation

The modern information society and global cooperation in the world are set new requirements for the role and competence of the educators at any level. One of the main focuses is developing of media competence. The conditions of existence in modern society are the life in the media space. The use of media in the system of educators' training allows creating media competence of educator at any level of education efficiently and effectively. The aim of the manuscript is to determine the possibilities of media education in a non-core area as an upgrade of the qualifications of teachers of any level.

Keywords: Professional training and development of educators, media education, media education’s tools and technologies, media competency.

Received: May 18, 2017; Accepted: July 12, 2017; Prepublished online: July 20, 2017; Published: February 1, 2017

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