Professional Development - Think Like a Journalist
From Golden Telescope Research Guides
- Welcome to Night Vale Podcast, show playing in background.
- "...a twice-monthly podcast in the style of community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale, featuring local weather, news, announcements from the Sheriff's Secret Police, mysterious lights in the night sky, dark hooded figures with unknowable powers, and cultural events" (Description from website).
- All Sides Use current news stories for identifying and examining bias.
- RJ Pros and Cons Databases - On RJ Library Database Page
- Canvas Assignment: RJHS Evaluation Form - Submit Form Here.
Developing - In the news
- Google Fact Checking Tool Google Blog
- Facebook Launches A New Tool That Combats Fake News Forbes
What does your bubble say about you?
The Regis Rabble & RJ Media articles - fact or fiction?
- Director Hints at Clash of Clans Movie by John Koerner
- Shark Tank "Shark" May Be Canada's Trump by Michael Britti
- Regis Jesuit Freshmen cause International Incident between United States and Uzbekistan by Michael Britti
- Who is Doing What?: Jim Gilmore is Running For President, Again by Michael Britti
Evaluate these websites using "The More" and identify which type(s) of mis- or disinformation the site contains.
- Allsides.com Bias Ratings
- Welcome to Macedonia, Fake News Factory to the World Wired magazine
- Fake News is Just the Beginning Digital Economy Forum
- Fake news. It’s complicated. First Draft News
- Field Guide to fake news Snopes
- How to Escape Your Political Bubble for a Clearer View New York Times
- School Library Journal Webcast in partnership with ISTE.
- Thursday March 16, 2017 1:00 - 2:00PM MTN
- Critical thinking is more important than ever. Our panelists will cover how to vet information and establish best practices for students to manage the digital firehose, and consider perspective and bias.