Author: Sayo Akao

Sayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news literacy through a variety of different approaches. Articles

My data diary: A decade of changes on Facebook and in life

Ten years after joining social media, Sayo Akao learned a fundamental lesson in the fight against fake news: When we know better, we do better.

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War On Fake News & The Help of Behavioral Science by Gleb Tsipursky

The Pro-Truth Pledge project is an effort from a group of behavioral scientists at the University of Pennsylvania and Ohio State University designed to promote integrity when sharing information on social media. In a blog post on The Conversation, Gleb Tsipursky, who is a co-founder of the project, discusses the positive impact from a small […]

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Best Practice: Chequeado

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: NewsBrands Ireland

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: Frankfurter Neue Presse

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: Duke Reporters’ Lab & Jigsaw

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: Indiana University Bloomington

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: The Washington Post

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: Nieuws in de Klas

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: Hearken

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: Frontline

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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Best Practice: The Deputy Program

Activate the links by clicking to view or download as a PDF   Return to Best Practices Sayo AkaoSayo Akao is a recent graduate from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication. As digital communication specialist in the News Co/Lab, Akao is assisting the team to create positive change in news […]

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