February 27, 2020
The Communication Program co-hosted the News Literacy Training for Senior High School (SHS) teachers of the region last February 3-4, 2020 at the Azzurro Hotel.
The training series is part of the Developing Champion Teachers in News Literacy project of Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication (AIJC) in partnership with Holy Angel University, Google News Initiative, Love Frankie, and the University of Hong Kong.
The training aims to train Senior High School MIL teachers on teaching/facilitating news literacy sessions and producing lesson plans and developing teaching-learning materials on news literacy. It also seeks to develop new, innovative methods and tools that the teachers can use, including classroom activities and multimedia news literacy teaching-learning materials.
Participants were from Pampanga, Pangasinan, Nueva Ecija, Bataan, Olongapo, and Tarlac.