This stack is designed to support educators in critically analyzing information presented in mass media to determine credibility.

What You'll Demonstrate

You will demonstrate the ability to access and analyze media to create, reflect, and take action to make a difference in the world. “

Who Should Apply

  • PK12 educators
  • Education Support Specialists


Demonstrating Lateral Reading

The educator analyzes a research article or website using lateral reading strategies.

Demonstrating Reverse Image Searching

The educator learns more about an image posted online using a reverse image search.

Evaluating Information Using Wikipedia

The educator uses Wikipedia to evaluate information (a claim) posted online.

Understanding Information Types

The educator identifies the genre of a news or opinion article posted on a news website.

Verifying Social Media Information

The educator verifies information (a claim) posted on a social media platform.