ASU’s News Co/Lab recognizes NLP’s Checkology® virtual classroom

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News Co/Lab, based at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, recently included the News Literacy Project’s Checkology® virtual classroom as one of its “best practices” for “building news savvy.” NLP is a partner of News Co/Lab.

“Checkology is achieving results similar to the project’s highly effective classroom curriculum upon which the online course is based, according to a preliminary assessment,” News Co/Lab noted.

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