Event Information

Workshop Schedule

All workshops will take place at the Charles B. Wang Center. 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 13

7 pm – Opening night Reception & Dinner (Invitation Only)

MONDAY, AUGUST 14

8 – 9 am Breakfast

9 – 10:30 am Plenary session

  • Presentation by Kinsey Wilson, Advisor to the President & CEO of The New York Times

10:30 am – 12 pm Workshop 1 – News Literacy Across Disciplines

Moderator: Dorota Piontek

12 – 1 pm Lunch

1 – 2:30 pm Workshop 2 – Adapting News Literacy to the Changing Media Environment

Moderator: Jennifer Fleming

2:30 – 3 pm Break

3 – 4:30 pm Workshop 3 – Advanced News Literacy Courses and Lessons

Moderator: Anna Kachkaeva

4:30 – 6 pm Workshop 4 – News Literacy for the General Public

Moderator: Trieu Thanh Le

6:30 pm Dinner (Invitation only)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 15

8 – 9 am Breakfast

9 – 10:30 am Workshop 5 – Tailoring News Literacy Lessons to Specific Localities

Moderator: Masato Kajimoto

10:30 – 11 am Break

11 am – 12:30 pm Workshop 6 – Measuring the Effectiveness of News Literacy Education

Moderator: Jonathan Anzalone

12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30 – 3:30 pm Presentation of the Moderators and Open Discussion

3:30 – 4 pm Break

4 – 5 pm Closing Session: The Past, Present and Future of News Literacy