Poynter offers free online course on fact-checking [Latin America, Spain]

Posted on Jul 10, 2019 in Combating Mis- and Disinformation

Journalists, journalism students and others interested can register for this free training.

Poynter offers a fact-checking course in Spanish. The self-paced, online course lasts 90 minutes and can be taken at any time.

Students will learn how to identify reliable sources, how to debunk viral disinformation and how to decide if a statement is really verifiable. They will also explore free online fact-checking tools.

The instructors are Alexios Mantzarlis and Jane Elizabeth.

Registration is ongoing.