Jenny Sköld & Lotta Bergseth
Mobile Stories offers a publishing tool which educates youth in knowing of media and information while they are producing school material in the form of different articles.
Fake news, filter bubbles and the influence of anti-democratic forces. The changing information landscape makes it increasingly difficult to determine the credibility of sources. This leads to mistrust of society, media and politicians. At the same time, new methods are needed in the school to deepen the source-critical thinking.
Mobile Stories offers a publishing tool that educates young people in media and information skills while producing their school material in the form of different types of articles. By becoming producers themselves, users deepen their subject knowledge, sharpen their communication and their ability to evaluate, discuss and review sources.