Fake News, Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM CST

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“Fake News”
Webinar ($0 registration fee)
January 24th, 2018 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm (ET)
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Ever wonder what your students think when they read “Janet Yellen works for Russia!” or “China set to steal your job” or “Alexander Hamilton was a fraud?” This webinar will give you some ideas and resources for teaching students about economic concepts in the context of media literacy. How to distinguish between real and fake websites and news, legitimate and illegitimate writers of news.

Presenter: Scott Bacon, University of Delaware; Mario Tiberi, Smyrna H.S.
Audience K-12 educators

This webinar is sponsored by the national Council on Economic Education.  It will be broadcast on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm (ET) from 7:00 to 8:00 pm (ET).  Register now and invite a colleague to join you!