Month: November 2018

Media literacy lessons needed to help students navigate modern platforms

What do you get when CNN’s Jim Acosta, President Donald Trump’s administration, and doctored video hit the national media? A new low in our post-truth reality. Gone are the days when the national media landscape was dominated by clear ideological…

We should teach media culture in elementary school

A typical news session these days begins when we log into our favorite social media website in the morning to catch up on what we missed in our sleep. We quickly pass memes of high school friends or extended family,…