Randy Testa, Vice-President of Education and Professional Development, Walden Media, LLC discusses what it means to create educational content in tandem with commercially released family films and film adaptations of children’s literature. He also discusses why Walden Media as a film studio has recently moved into publishing children’s literature as another platform for storytelling and content acquisition.
About Andrew Whitacre
Andrew directs the communications efforts for CMS/W and its research groups. A native of Washington, D.C., he holds a degree in communication from Wake Forest University, with a minor in humanities, as well as an M.F.A. in creative writing from Emerson College.
This work includes drawing up and executing strategic communications plans, with projects including website design, social media management and training, press outreach, product launches, fundraising campaign support, and event promotions.