Fake News Finders: A Public School Student Workshop (New Yorker)

A Philadelphia nonprofit called Mighty Writers runs an after-school workshop called Fake News Finders, dedicated to teaching media literacy to kids.

Founder Tim Whitaker, former editor of Philadelphia Weekly, created the group because the city had the highest poverty and illiteracy rates in the country. The workshop emphasizes the dangers of sharing false facts online. Read more in The New Yorker.

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