11/8: Media Literacy Week: Peter Adams, News Literacy Project
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Gateway Media Literacy Partners
"Media Literacy Week: Peter Adams, News Literacy Project"
November 8, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 PM
Join GMLP and headline speaker Peter Adams from New Literacy Project in Chicago for an evening of food, drinks, and media literacy.
All are welcome! This event is free and open to the public.
Peter Adams, News Literacy Project
Peter Adams is the News Literacy Project’s senior vice president of education and is based in Chicago. Peter began his career in education as a classroom teacher in the New York City schools. He has also worked as a trainer with the New York City Teaching Fellows Program, a youth media after-school instructor in the Chicago public schools and an adjunct instructor at Roosevelt University and Chicago City Colleges’ Wilbur Wright campus.
Peter is a graduate of Indiana University, where he majored in English and African-American studies and co-founded an independent monthly student newspaper, and has a master's degree in the humanities from the University of Chicago.