17 January 2023

NOVA Students Learn about What Makes a Successful Journalist Story

📌 As part of the Why Do Under-reported Stories Matter? unit, 8th grade students at NOVA had the opportunity to learn about the nature of social and mass media to grasp the difference between misinformation and disinformation and to get hands-on advice on how to write a solid, research-based and argumentative article.

📹 Guest speaker #AnaZafirova a journalist and communication expert in both traditional and digital media, held an interactive lecture about what stories are worth telling and shared helpful tips and tricks with our students. Realizing the danger of mistakenly/falsely shared information and its consequences, the students were immersed in her presentation and gained practical insights into the subject matter.