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Misinformation vs. The Machine: Foundations of News Literacy | The Colorado Sun

March 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Colorado Sun and News Literacy Project bring you a three-part series about helping leaders teach others about fact from fiction.

About this event

Part one: Foundations of News Literacy will focus on strategies students need to determine fact from fiction. Part one will be held virtually over Zoom on March 31 from 6-7 p.m.

The event series is open to anyone interested about learning about the topics, helping others learn about fact vs. fiction. Information shared during the three-part series can help in work environments as well as educational environments when discussing current events, news events.

Speakers include:

Elizabeth Price, Manager of Professional Learning, News Literacy Project

Chuck Plunkett, Director, University of Colorado News Corp

Rachel Liberman, Teach Associate Professor, Denver University College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

The moderator will be Larry Ryckman, Editor, The Colorado Sun.

Part Two: Tumultuous Topics in the Classroom will be held virtually over Zoom on April 26 from 6-7 p.m. The topics will include looking into current events in the classroom, and how teachers can strategically approach these issues in politically polarized times.

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Date:
March 31
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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