MECPS Mass Communication Blog Fall 2012

Increasing Media Literacy

Do Now: 5/2

Do Now:

In groups of two research and (1) summarize the thinking of Walter Lippmann and John Dewey about the role of journalists.

2. How does social media affects news gathering?

3. How do you think Lippmann and Dewey would respond to the idea of citizen journalists using mobile devices and social media?

4. Is crowd sourcing news a good idea? Why or why not?


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