For the Record provides teachers and parents with useful tools to encourage youth to engage with, reflect on, and think critically about the media they encounter on a daily basis. For the Record means: So that the true facts are recorded or known.
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A radio show in your pocket
Creating images that capture the news.
Pictures that speak louder than words.
EDITORIALS AND COLUMNS
More than just the facts
HOW TO READ THE NEWS
Why it's important to do more than just skim the headlines.
SPOTTING "FAKE NEWS"
What to consider before you like or share.
Keeping track of justice
SOCIAL MEDIA EXPERTS
Helping to spread the word.
DOING RESEARCH: TALK, READ, GO.
How to conduct
research for an article.
HOW TO BE A JOURNALIST
You can get started right now with a blog, newsletter or a yearbook.
We discussed clickbait and you won't believe what happened next.
THINKING CRITICALLY ABOUT ADVERTISING
Who is misrepresented, missing, stereotyped?