CTRL-F: Digital Media Literacy — Contemporary Verification Skills

Help students learn strategies to evaluate digital information.


CIVIX is offering professional development sessions to support bringing CTRL-F’s  verification skills to the classroom. Workshops will focus on guided practice using engaging examples from the CTRL-F curriculum.

Participants will be introduced to CTRL-F’s verification skills methodology and three core skills, and given demonstrations of the techniques before applying the learning to guided hands-on practice. Examples will include false/misleading as well as reliable information, drawn from a range of online sources.

Workshops are held on Zoom and last 75 minutes.

Upcoming workshops:

•  Thursday, February 8th – 3:30 PM ET (Click here to register)

•  Tuesday, February 27th – 6:30 PM ET (Click here to register)

•  Tuesday, April 16th –  3:30 PM ET (Click here to register)

If you would like us to host a workshop at your school board or subject association PD please email us at [email protected].


Pre-Recorded Workshop 

Can’t attend the live-on-Zoom event? Looking for extra practice or a refresher? CIVIX also offers a recorded version of the workshop.

Part 1: Why CTRL-F

Part 2: The Skills

Part 3: The Tools