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21 Questions to Help Students Think Critically About News How do we find real truth, real facts in a new era of Internet hoaxes, fake news stories and biased political sources who promote their own "alternative facts"? - Teaching critical thinking is more important than ever before. This document will help you and your students navigate the murky waters of the News in 2020
Fact Check.org Monitors the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases.
Finding Fake News FINDING FAKE NEWS (4 short videos) by Thomasson Morris Instruction Episode 1: How easy it is to make a piece of fake media Episode 2: Using Easywhois.com and the ABOUT pages to collect information on websites. Episode 3: How to reverse image search Episode 4: How to verify sources
The News Literacy Project A nonpartisan national education nonprofit, provides programs and resources for educators and the public to teach, learn and share the abilities needed to be smart, active consumers of news and information and equal and engaged participants in a democracy.
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