online class on Freedom of Information

News University is offering a class on Freedom of Information. It’s free for registered users of the site:

What will I learn? Freedom of information is instrumental to journalism and essential for democracy. This course teaches you how to use the Freedom of Information Act, Public Records Laws and Open Meetings Laws to uphold your right to know the government’s actions. Learn not only the details of FOI laws in your state, but how to use FOI to write better stories today.

News University offers training for Journalists and is part of The Poynter Institute for Media Studies.

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