Information literacy is the ability be able to identify:
Why is this important? Because it will help gather the most up-to-date, factual information in the most efficient way. You will be able to present that information in effective manner to support your research and reporting, and allow others to expand on that work.
Use the CRAAP Test to check the reliability of your resources.
How do you sort through the huge swath of information we are inundated with everyday? What's fact and what's opinion?
The Poynter KSU Media Ethics Workshop offers one-day discussions and trainings for media professionals. You can find videos of panels and lectures on topics including fake news and data mining.