Checkology (News Literacy Project)

What recommendations do you have for other facilitators who are using "Checkology"? Consider sharing additional resources you found helpful, activities that worked particularly well, and some reflections on who this course is best suited for. For more information, see this course on P2PU’s course page.

This course received a rating from a facilitator!

When you signed up, we asked what you hoped to achieve by facilitating a learning circle, and you wrote “Educate learners on identifying credible information and other news literacy skills”. To what extent did you achieve this?
3

Did anything about the learning circle surprise you?
People would attend and we got some new learners from week to week but after attending one time, they stopped coming.

You recorded in your weekly feedback that 3 participant(s) attended the first meeting. Is this correct?
Yes

About how many people showed up for the second meeting?
0

You recorded in your weekly feedback that 3 participant(s) attended the last meeting. Is this correct?
No

About how many people showed up for the last meeting?
2

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
3

Why did you give the course 3 star(s)?
Material was all online and is self-paced. Has activities you can do on your own on a computer

How likely are you to recommend facilitating a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
3

Why?
It’s a new way to “teach” and learn from others. Supports continued learning by adults. P2PU seems to have a really great community that wants to support and help facilitators too