NewsLitCamp Bay Area

Events


Monday, November 22, 2021
9:00 AM


Registration link: https://bit.ly/NLCBayArea2021

A virtual, regional, educator-centered professional development experience in collaboration with Local News Matters.

Join the News Literacy Project and San Francisco Bay Area-based independent newsroom Local News Matters on Nov. 22  for a virtual, educator-focused NewsLitCamp® led by journalists from Local News Matters alongside NLP’s news literacy experts.

This event is open to all educators throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, including those in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Questions? Email us at [email protected] or visit us at newslit.org for more information.

This NewsLitCamp is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight foundation.

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