What is Checkology?

Checkology’s lessons and other resources show you how to navigate today’s challenging information landscape. You will learn how to identify credible information, seek out reliable sources, and apply critical thinking skills to separate fact-based content from falsehoods.


How do I register my account?

To create your Checkology account, just follow these two steps:

Step 1: Visit this registration page for independent learners

Step 2: Decide whether you want to sign up by linking your Google account, or by entering your email address and a password. (Click on either of those options below to see more instructions.)

How do I log in with an existing account?

To login in with an existing Checkology account, first visit this Checkology login page.


How do I use Checkology?

Once logged in, you will see a list of Checkology lessons (such as "InfoZones") to help you develop and expand your news literacy knowledge and skills. Press the purple "Start" button to begin any of these lessons.

If you are new to Checkology, we also recommend taking a brief video tour of your account. You can also find this video tour by clicking on the "Help" icon in the bottom right of your account.


Help and support:

How do I change my password?

Click your icon in the top right corner, then click "Manage Account." Enter your new password under "Contact information." Then, scroll to the bottom of the page and click "Save Profile."