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Mind Over Media - Media Education Lab



News Literacy Slides Presentation by Kathleen Currie Smith @kcurriesmith
Ledyard Teachers: Kathleen would be happy to teach this lesson to your students.






Teaching Resources

Many of these articles have great links to further resources, lessons and ideas.  

More about the News (and "fake news")

Graphics about Fact Checking

Frank W. Baker is a K-12 media educator and author of the ISTE book Media Literacy in the K-12 Classroom, Second Edition. H created the Media Literacy Clearninghouse in 1998 to help teachers find appropriate resources for teaching about media literacy. 

From International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA):