The fake news phenomenon has sparked a lot of interest in media literacy solutions. That’s the silver lining in what’s otherwise a disappointing outcome of the power of internet communication tools. Media Literacy Now has been in the news lately:

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MLN Founder Erin McNeill talks with Patricia Karvelas on the RN Drive program on Australian national public radio station ABC Radio National. Listen below:


Moriah Balingit, Washington Post education reporter, spoke with Erin McNeill for a story on how fake news is sparking a new wave of media literacy in the classroom. Read here: After Comet Ping Pong and Pizzagate, teachers tackle fake news

Also, recently WGBH’s Greater Boston program talked with us about legislative action.