Fight Fake News: Teaching Digital Literacy

Fight Fake News: Teaching Digital Literacy

So you don't teach journalism or political science. Who cares? Everyone can teach digital literacy to improve student learning and increase civic engagement. This hands-on workshop will provide instructors with practical tips to weave digital literacy skill-building into their courses regardless of the discipline. We will discuss ways to find and combat harmful online misinformation, boost community involvement and encourage democratic participation among university students.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Format: Workshop
Event Type: Session
Level: Field Experience