Visiting the virtual newsroom

Cristina Jamschek, Programs Director, the Center for Independent Journalism It’s already old news that the SARS-Cov-2 pandemic has disrupted our lives and raised considerable concerns and debate about education nationwide. Both the public system and private actors engaging in formal and non-formal education were forced to abandon the calm waters of planning, timetables and the …

Free online course on identifying misinformation

Anyone interested in learning how to verify online media can attend this self-directed course at any time. First Draft offers a free online course on identifying misinformation, developed by Claire Wardle, executive director of the organization. The hourlong course is divided into four modules covering what First Draft means by verification; the tools involved; how to independently verify …