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Erin McNeill is founder and president of Media Literacy Now.

Using fake news to teach web credibility to middle school students

2017-01-19T14:05:18+00:00 January 19th, 2017|Stories|

By Bob Thomas, Education Technology Specialist at Michael Driscoll School, a K-8 school in Brookline, Massachusetts

Fake news has been a topic of great interest in the past few months. Recently, I took adv

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Thanks for your support of our work

2017-01-19T12:39:48+00:00 January 19th, 2017|News|

We’re pleased to announce our end-of-the-year fundraising campaign was a success. Through our crowdfunding campaign and direct donations on the website, we raised nearly $3,000, much of it from new donors. This fundraisin

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New video is a tool for advocates to help promote media literacy and digital citizenship as a solution for educators in a social media wilderness buffeted by fake news

2017-01-17T16:49:02+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|News|

You’re the first to know!  I’m delighted to announce that our new advocacy tool, a 3-minute explainer video, has just been released.

We’re hoping you’ll be able to use it to enhance the civil discourse of

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The story of Radio Rookies curriculum: Lesson plans for teaching students to become makers

2016-12-22T11:32:27+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|Stories|

By Kaari Pitkin, Senior Producer of Radio Rookies

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We’re putting media literacy on the public policy agenda in Maine

2016-12-19T18:36:31+00:00 December 19th, 2016|News|

Please welcome Alan Berry to the Media Literacy Now circle of state leaders. Alan has been interested in media literacy education since his time as a Peace Corps Volunteer (2006-08) in Mali, West Africa, where he experienced

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