Teaching news literacy in today’s polarizing environment necessarily involves discussing political issues in the classroom. Often, polarizing news and misinformation vilifies and dehumanizes political opponents, which makes it even more difficult to read such content together. In this session, we will discuss how to address political topics in a way that humanizes students’ experiences and builds understanding.
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- title: News Literacy Workshop: Strategies for Discussing Difficult Political Topics
- date: October 15, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - October 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm