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PBS launches EducationShift

February 20, 2014

PBS recently announced a novel news literacy initiative that will excite journalism educators and practitioners alike. Titled EducationShift but nicknamed “EdShift,” this project launches with the hopes of “becoming the central hub for journalism educators, students and professionals to find resources, tools and support for transforming their work,” writes Kathleen Bartzen Culver, the ...

Game-based learning helps teach news literacy in classrooms

December 4, 2013

The Elements of Verification series offers three interactive episodes that help students think critically about decision-making based on news literacy skills. The series was produced in 2011 by the Committee of Concerned Journalis...