On June 26-27, hundreds of teachers, researchers, youth-media specialists and media-literacy experts will come together in Philadelphia for our best conference yet. Whether you’re new to the field, a veteran […]
We are excited to announce our first keynote speaker: Vivian Vasquez, Ed.D., a literacy professor, bestselling author, and award-winning educator. Dr. Vasquez is a Professor of Education at American University. […]
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After more than six years and almost 80 board meetings, I will be stepping down as president of NAMLE at the end of this month. It feels so strange to […]
In this video, NLP’s Chicago Program Manager Mary Owen talks about how seeing is not necessarily believing in the digital age. She then demonstrates how to evaluate images online by using reverse image searches. She uses two examples, one that turns out to be a factual, unaltered photo, and one that does not. Following this 6:31 video, students can try out the online tools she recommends to do their own fact-checking on images.
Resource Link: The News IQ Quiz (Pew Research Center) Description: This short quiz on domestic and international news reveals not only how much the quiz-taker knows about current events, […]