Presented by: ISTE, Mackin Educational Resources, Rosen Publishing Group, Credo and School Library Journal
Event Date & Time: Thursday, March 16th, 2017, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT
Our popular series returns with all-new presentations on technology in the education space, from helping struggling readers to sorting fact from fiction when it comes to digital information. Led by top practitioners in the field, these one-hour free programs will offer practical insight into these hot topics in tech, with implications for schools and libraries.
Session #1: Information Literacy in the Age of Fake News
Critical thinking is more important than ever. Our panelists will cover how to vet information and establish best practices for students to manage the digital firehose, and consider perspective and bias.
- Frank Baker – Founder, The Media Literacy Clearinghouse
- Gary Price – Editor, Infodocket
- Mike Ribble – Educator, Founder, digitalcitizenship.org
- Damaso Reyes – New York City Program Manager, News Literacy Project
- Joyce Valenza – Assistant Professor of Teaching, Rutgers University School of Communication & Information
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