PBS NewsHour

How media literacy can help students discern fake news

Clip: 06/06/2017 | 7m 31s | Video has closed captioning.

Recognizing bias in news stories is one form of media literacy. Spotting when the news is entirely fabricated is something else entirely. How can teachers help students tell fact from media fiction? Educators and media literacy advocates in Washington state are working together with legislators to address the problem. Special correspondent Kavitha Cardoza reports.

Aired: 06/06/17

Rating: NR

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