In an era rife with misinformation, a student's best protection is a strong set of media literacy skills. In this interactive session, NewsGuard, a company that fights misinformation by rating news sources, will discuss the tactics and trends employed by those who spread misinformation. Attendees will learn practical strategies to equip their students with the skills to spot misinformation and evaluate the credibility of online content. Together, we can help students become savvy consumers of news—a skill that will serve them for a lifetime.
Teaching Media Literacy in the Time of Misinformation
Available for one-hour of PD credit. A certificate of completion will be available for download at the end of your session that you can submit for your school's or district's approval.
Share My Lesson is now a New York State Education Department-approved provider for Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) requirements and an Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) approved Professional Development provider.