Research & References


Digital Citizenship in Action: Empowering Students to Engage in Online Communities by Krsiten Mattson

By Any Media Necessary: The New Youth Activism by Henry Jenkins and Sangita Shresthova

Social LEADia: Moving Students from Digital Citizenship to Digital Leadership by Jennifer Casa Todd


"To Teach Digital Citizenship Effectively, Educators Say It’s Time to Unblock Social Media" by Jenny Abamu in EdSurge, Oct 12, 2017

"The Times Issues Social Media Guidelines for the Newsroom" by The New York Times, OCT. 13, 2017

"Truth, truthiness, triangulation: A news literacy took kit for a 'post-truth' world" by Joyce Valenza

Can a New Approach to Information Literacy Reduce Digital Polarization? by Jeffrey Young at EdSurge


Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Civic Online Reasoning (SHEG Report Executive Summary)

Society of Professional Journalists code of ethics

The Promises, Challenges, and Futures of Media Literacy by Monica Bulger and Patrick Davison

Web Resources:

From Monica Brady-Myerov's team at Listenwise: Teaching Your Students About Fake News

The ongoing work (Digital Ethnography) of Dr. Michael Wesch, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Kansas State University

MediaSmarts: "The Intersection of Digital and Media Literacy"

Christiane Amanpour: How to seek truth in the era of fake news from TEDGlobal

Markham Nolan: How to separate fact and fiction online from TEDSalon London

Danah Boyd: What Hath We Wrought; SXSW2018 Keynote