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Editor, BBC Newsround
CBBC Newsround is the UK’s only digital and TV news service for children. Lewis James has been Editor of Newsround since 2014. Prior to Newsround, Lewis worked in journalism across the BBC and has always been interested in reporting on the lives of children, including an award winning series for BBC Radio 4’s Today programme on the impact on children of the Lord’s Resistance Army in Central Africa.
What are the ‘rules of engagement’ for digital savvy 10-16s? What are the creative implications of working for short-form, digital tweens and teens?
Fake News and False Friendships
Fake news, fads, false friendships - these are all challenges for children in the digital landscape. What can be done to help kids tell truth from fiction?