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Friday, February 23 • 12:30 - 14:00
Fighting Fake News: Help Students Battle Misinformation

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In a world where news is spread at the click of a button, it can be difficult to verify fact from fiction. In this session, educators will learn about the numerous forms of misinformation being spread in today's online landscape. They will be provided with useful tools to separate factual accounts from deliberate attempts to mislead, and also given resources to facilitate their students' ability to become critical consumers of media.

Speakers
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Joel Bryant

Joel Bryant is a Social Studies and English teacher at Winston Churchill High School in Lethbridge.


Friday February 23, 2018 12:30 - 14:00
L 1050 University Library, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4