media literacy

If Every Day Were April Fools’ Day

Social media

News consumers have developed some bad habits. We gravitate to platforms that only share news we want to hear, share stories after only reading their headlines and get sucked into content that outrages or entertains us.
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NewseumED Fights Misinformation This Media Literacy Week

NewseumED-Facebook partnership

NewseumED will be running daily activities throughout its social media channels — each with a video related to a letter in NewseumED’s acronym E.S.C.A.P.E. to evaluate information.
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NewseumED Spearheads Educational Ad Campaign

NED, Weed Out Propaganda

This initiative empowers voters to make informed choices.
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Wells Fargo to Fund Media Literacy Education Programming

This generous donation makes possible critical education efforts to successfully navigate the contemporary media landscape.
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The Lazy Person’s Guide to Being a Good Citizen

American flag

Here, the bare minimum we should all be doing to be fair-minded and well-informed citizens.
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We’re a big part of the fix for ‘junk news’

Individual consumers bear just as much responsibility as social media companies in the fight against junk news.
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Newseum and AAUW Partner on Media Literacy Education Initiatives

NewseumED and American Association of University Women

Free online resources developed by NewseumED and AAUW provide timely guidance on identifying and avoiding junk news.
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Newseum Celebrates Media Literacy Week

NewseumED-Facebook partnership

As revelations unfold daily about the destructive impact of fake news, the Newseum emerges as a leading provider of media literacy education.
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NewseumED.org endorsed by National Council for the Social Studies

National Council for the Social Studies

The website helps students understand the historical underpinnings of today’s issues, sharpen their analytical skills, and make informed decisions in a diverse and demanding world.
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Newseum Partners With Facebook on Media Literacy Initiative

NewseumED-Facebook partnership

The partnership will allow the Newseum to reach an even wider audience with its resources on fighting fake news and misinformation.
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