Gizmodo Media Jr

This week, 8th graders from the International School of Brooklyn took a trip to our office to learn about journalism. The kids had been discussing freedom of speech, fake news and the need for journalism in class, so we decided to break them up into groups for a reporting assignment. Each group was assigned one of the…

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What Is Fake News?

An 8th grade class from the International School of Brooklyn visited the GMG offices today. We divided the class into three groups and gave them two hours to report and write a story, using our staff as sources. Here’s what they wrote (with some light edits).

Do We Need Journalists?

An 8th grade class from the International School of Brooklyn visited the GMG offices today. We divided the class into three groups and gave them two hours to report and write a story, using our staff as sources. Here’s what they wrote (with some light edits).