Translate page with Google

Lesson Plan November 10, 2017

Seeking Global News: Connecting with Journalists


Questions for "Pulitzer Center Interview: Why Journalism Matters"

  1. What is Kalb’s news diet?
    • Do you get your news from any of the same outlets?
    • Why do you think it is important to read or listen to more than one source of news?
  2. Why does he think it is important to learn about international stories?
    • Do you agree? Why?
  3. What is a journalist’s responsibility according to him?
  4. What skills does he think are important for young journalists?
    • Why are they important for a reporter?
    • Do you think these skills are important just for journalists or can other people benefit from developing them?
  5. Who does Kalb think is responsible for cultivating young reporters?
  6. Why does he think journalism matter today?
    • Do you agree or disagree? Why?

Please help us understand your needs better by filling out this brief survey!

Will you use this lesson plan in a class you teach?
By sharing your email address, you are opting in to receive updates from the Pulitzer Center Education team.