Turnitin: What Is Real? Teaching Students How to Evaluate the Credibility of Sources (webinar)

With the rise of fake news and internet sites, information and media literacy is an essential skill for the twenty-first century learner. This webinar will explore the importance of teaching source credibility with NewsGuard, an app founded by journalists that rates the reliability of online news sources.

The webinar will also provide tips and classroom-ready resources to help students think critically about digital and print content including:

  • A process to help students learn how to evaluate source credibility
  • A collection of supporting lesson plans, student activities, videos, pre/post-assessments, handouts, presentation templates, and a teacher guide 
  • Strategies to implement source credibility resources in the classroom

This webinar will also be held on Friday 8 November 2019, 1:30-2:30 (in Europe/Athens timezone)  Register