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.

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Format: Workshop
Event Type: Session
Level: Field Experience