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Articles tagged media literacy (22)

Sometimes it’s the sort of basic Internet skill you might take for granted — like knowing how to search a web page — that can stop someone from sharing fake news.
Plus: All the media literacy resources, and giving parents information about the flu vaccine.
Plus: Instagram is fertile ground for conspiracy theories, Apple gives to media literacy, and a terror attack comes with its own media strategy.
The kids, it turns out, are alright.
“Skill for analyzing objective news needs to be developed on its own…it likely needs to be coordinated with the skill for analyzing disinformation-based news.”
Creating a newspaper for kids means “allaying fears while at the same time explaining in the most basic terms what’s going on.”