Do you want to help fight misinformation and disinformation in your communities? By attending this seminar, you will learn from our journalism experts how to fact-check claims and analyze the credibility of online news sources.
New Canadian Media is proud to present a new series of workshops for immigrant journalists on factchecking and “fake news” in the run-up to the October federal election.
At the end of this workshop, you can expect to know how to:
Fact-check claims and analyze the credibility of online news sources.
Pitch story ideas to news organizations about important topics in your community.
Use social media as an effective source of gathering and reporting news in your community.
Emphasize your role as a storyteller through a review of relevant ethical codes and standards that apply to journalists in Canada.