Dr. Alec Couros

Professor, Educational Technology & Media, Faculty of Education, University of Regina,

Location: Regina, Canada
Email: couros@gmail.com

Dr. Alec Couros is a professor of educational technology and media at the Faculty of Education, University of Regina, in Saskatchewan, Canada. An award-winning educator, Alec helps his undergraduate and graduate students take up the incredible affordances of our connected world through the integration of educational technology in teaching and learning.  He has given hundreds of workshops and presentations, nationally and internationally, on topics such as openness in education, networked learning, social media in education, digital citizenship, and critical media literacy.

Articles

Fake News

Research, TeachingThe Facts on Education

How do we teach students to identify fake news?

EdTech & Design, Opinion, TeachingEdwire

Developing Teacher Candidates in a Networked World

Fausses nouvelles

Enseignement, RechercheLes faits en éducation

Comment enseigner aux élèves à détecter les fausses nouvelles?