Media Literacy: Know the Why

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Join Jacquelyn Whiting, Innovation and Technology Specialist, and Michelle Luhtala, Library Department Chair, for this discussion on how to leverage an understanding of content creators’ purpose to help students mediate the influence of the news they consume. Using the News Literacy Project’s InfoZones framework, Jacquelyn and Michelle walk through examples of six primary purposes for information and share suggestions for how to teach the concepts to students to build stronger media literacy skills.

Watch the webinar, pass the quiz, and earn one hour of professional development credit!

Webinar Resources Handout

Infographic: Disinformation Campaigns