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  1. Overseas Partner Lesson

    Putting Bhutan's Democracy to Work- 2012 Bhutan Workshop Lesson

    A second follow up lesson on Active Citizenship in Bhutan which puts democracy to work through in-class activities.  Overseas Partner Lesson lesson_3_-_active_citizenship.pdf Do Not Display English Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA ...

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    Finding Mistakes in News Coverage- 2012 Bhutan Workshop Lesson

    This lesson, which focuses on problems that can arise in News Coverage, encourages students to exercise democratic skills through thoughtful evaluation of News Sources.  Overseas Partner Lesson lesson_4_-_mistakes_in_news_coverage.pdf Do Not Display ...

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    Debate and Discourse- 2012 Bhutan Workshop Lesson

    Students learn the basics of debate to enhance skills of active listening.  Overseas Partner Lesson lesson_7_-_debate.pdf Do Not Display English Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)AsiaBhutan Centre for Media and Democracy College/University ...

  4. U.S. Partner Resource

    The Changing American Newsroom- Lesson from JEA

    Description:  This lesson explores the changing culture of the newsroom, especially in light of new media technologies. As news gathering and reporting change, so does our concept of what news is and our expectations for traditional journalism. Students ...

  5. U.S. Partner Resource

    Fact-checking in the Digital Age- Lesson from JEA

    Description:  In this lesson, students learn about the importance of fact-checking in journalism. To explore the practice, students identify and view information with a critical eye for accuracy and learn to use online resources to verify facts. This is ...

  6. U.S. Partner Resource

    Just the Facts, Ma’am- Lesson from JEA

    Description:  Students learn about the ethical mandate that requires news to be free from personal opinion. Students will learn to identify common statements of opinion. This is the fourth lesson in a weeklong unit on News Literacy.  Material Type:  U.S. ...

  7. U.S. Partner Resource

    When Journalists Must Advocate for Themselves- Lesson from JEA

    Description:  Students will evaluate a July Fourth front page that advocates for freedoms and for a critical awareness of government actions. Then, after reading background information and Facebook discussions about the role of the newspaper and the ...

  8. U.S. Partner Resource

    Understanding News Literacy- JEA Presentation

    Description:  A PowerPoint presentation from our partners at JEA that accompanies their package of lesson plans on News Literacy.  Material Type:  U.S. Partner Resource File:  mccormicknewsliteracy_share.pptx Advisory Statement:  Do Not Display Language:  ...

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