The Canadian Media Educators (formerly BEAC) is an association dedicated to the professional development of faculty and administrators in Radio, Television, Broadcast Journalism and New Media programs in provincially accredited colleges and universities in Canada.
In pursuit of collegiality and excellence, CME holds a yearly Professional Development Conference, administers the CME National Awards program for students, recognizes broadcast and media industry leaders who contribute to broadcast education, provides a forum for the exchange of ideas among members, fosters and maintains close ties to industry organizations and associations such the CAB, RTNDA, and Provincial Broadcast Associations.
The Corporation is a national non-profit organization which provides a forum to reflect on and to respond collectively to issues and directions relevant to individual, institutional and industry needs.
Our vision is to be collaborative with industry and its associations such that our mandate is consistent with future human resource and technological changes.
We envision the association as a forum for the exchange of innovative concepts and techniques to enhance the employability of our members.
Integrity – accountability to the membership with a commitment to no hidden agendas.
Quality – achieving or exceeding measurable industry standards.
Sensitivity – responsive to the diverse needs of individual members and relevant stakeholders.
Collegiality – inclusion through consensus in the decision making process.
Entrepreneurship – flexible and progressive in our initiatives.