Learn 2 Discern Curriculum and Online Game

Learn 2 Discern Curriculum and Online Game

Learn 2 Discern Curriculum and Online Game

Founded in 2016

IREX's Learn to Discern online games were developed to teach media and information literacy skills. The program includes techniques for identifying disinformation.

Learn 2 Discern Curriculum and Online Game is not affiliated with RAND. It was selected for this database because it fits our researchers' inclusion criteria.

Tool type
Initial testing
Intended users
General public
Tool focus
This tool is process-focused. It evaluates how information is produced and disseminated.
Method or technology
Human implementation
Is the tool automated?
Founding organization
Founder/primary contact
Katya Vogt

How is this tool working to address disinformation?

This tool aims to fight disinformation by creating a cohort of information consumers who are better able to identify and avoid false information online.

Is there a connection with tech platforms?

Yes. The tool receives support from Facebook, Google, Intel, Microsoft, Twitter

Who is funding the tool?

Adobe Foundation, U.S. Department of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom

Are there external evaluations?

A study sponsored by IREX found some gains in media literacy skills among students who participated in the course: www.irex.org

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