Editors and writers need a dose of skepticism with the work they produce.
In this webinar, learn how to recognize the details that require a closer look, what questions to ask and where to find some of the best resources to verify information–all while time is at a premium.
WHAT WILL I LEARN:
- How to recognize the red flags in writing that require a closer look
- Where to find the best verification resources, both online and in print
- How to determine whether a resource is reliable
- What are best practices for using accuracy checks
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE:
Editors, reporters, producers and other communications professionals who have to verify information as part of their work.
Gerri Berendzen (https://twitter.com/gerrrib?lang=en) is Knight Visiting News Editor at the Columbia Missourian and a visiting assistant professor on the print and digital news faculty at the University of Missouri School of Journalism.