Library journal features overview of news-literacy movement and "Reboot" event

Former Media Giraffe Project writer Lena Consolini, who attended "Rebooting the News," in Philadelphia, has authored a roundup on the news-literacy movement for "School Library Journal." The piece mentions Rene Hobbs' Media Education Lab at Temple, Alan Lewis' News Literacy Project (which will begin trials in three schools this spring) and Howie Schneider's work at Stony Brook University. The full story is HERE.  Lena can be reached at: lc0142@mcla.edu . If you have comments or additions to her report, you can add them as comments to this post.