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Program Information

Program name: Fake News vs Real News: Determining the truth
Program category: Life Skills- Other
Media- Other
Other
Program length: 1 hour
Audience level: Adult
Audience size: no limit
Program description: Many people can’t tell the difference between a reported news article, a persuasive opinion piece, and a corporate ad. This lack of media literacy makes everyone vulnerable to getting duped by “fake news” - which can have real consequences. Most people use the web every day — shouldn’t we expect them to do better at interpreting what they read there? This presentation will have explore the many tools that can be used to search for the truth
Space/special requirements: Just a screen and laptop computer
Travel restrictions: none
Program fee: $101- $200
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee:
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 11/30/2017
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Christopher Visco
Phone: 631-5607878
Mailing address: 4 Gale Lane
Patchogue, NY 11772
E-mail address: cvisco@optonline.net
   
Previous appearances at: Shoreham-Wading River Library, Long Island Rockhounds, Berner High School, LI Gem and Mineral Club, Half Hollow Hills Libraries
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 03/21/2018

 

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