Helping Students Become Media Literate and Safer Online
If you’ve answered yes to any of the above, you’re already a Media Literacy Champion in the making. Read on to find out how this fully-funded expert support from The Student View and Bellingcat will take you all the way. We are offering this to just 100 teachers between October 2023 and February 2024 – don’t miss out!
Join our ‘train the trainer’ programme – funded by the European Media and Information Fund (EMIF) – and we’ll match you with Oscar-winning investigative journalists Bellingcat, to accredit you as a Media Literacy Champion. Our resources have been developed in partnership with PSHE Association, and have been accredited by Skills Builder Partnership.
The Student View is a media literacy charity that trains UK students to spot misinformation by exploring the differences between fact and opinion. This is our first ever ‘train-the-trainer’ programme funded by EMIF and is delivered in partnership with subject matter experts from investigative journalism group Bellingcat, UK think tank Demos, and education experts the PSHE Association.
Our programme has been carefully designed to give you a comprehensive understanding of media literacy, providing practical tools to integrate the subject into your teaching and empowering your students to distinguish fake news from reliable information.
As a teacher, you have the power to help your students see the world more clearly. Now more than ever, young people need critical thinking skills to navigate the media landscape.
By becoming a Media Literacy Champion, you’ll receive expert training, a written training handbook, PSHE Association-developed classroom resources, and access to a journalist volunteer who’ll help you set up a pop-up newsroom in your school. It’s a one-of-a-kind opportunity and it’s only open to 100 teachers in the UK before February 2024.
This is your chance to become a Media Literacy Champion and empower your students to become informed and responsible digital citizens. Join us now!
Download everything you need to bring media literacy to life in your classroom. These resources are open to any educator to use, however, we recommend you book a place on the fully-funded training taking place between October 2023 and February 2024 to enhance your understanding and delivery of the content. And why not? It’s free!
For further information on our programme, please read our full FAQs.