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 ...

Teaching tool offers tips

October 22, 2013

"Searchlights and Sunglasses" offers a wealth of information about news and media literacy. Look through the new digital book to gather resources for your class. Make sure you check out the "learning layer" activity called "How...

Searchlights and Sunglasses

ASNE, Youth Journalism Initiative

October 18, 2013

Searchlights and Sunglasses, a new digital book and learning tool from the Knight Foundation's Eric Newton, has been released. The resource examines the challenges facing journalism and journalism education in the future and promotes...