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Friends of the Facts (recorded series about media literacy)

March 6, 2023 @ 8:00 am - March 11, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

EST  | Virtual

Meet and learn from national experts in the field of news literacy. Brainstorm with teachers, librarians and community leaders from across our region. Let’s help each other turn the challenge of our digital age into an opportunity to open horizons and advance civic — and civil — dialogue. The pre-recorded series includes several episodes.

-Should we require schools to teach media literacy?
-Teaching Media and News Literacy beyond the classroom.
-How disinformation disrupts social and emotional learning.
-Fact, opinion or misinformation: Promoting news literacy in a public library.
-What it means to be ‘news literate.’
-How to manage information overload.

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