What is Reliable Information?
Finding Information: Search Engines & Algorithms
Methods of Evaluating Information
Practice: Seeing is Believing?
Make & Share: Finding & Evaluating Information with Students
Finding & Evaluating Information
In this course, you will:
Review the guidelines for evaluating the reliability of a resource
Learn about how search engine algorithms shape the information you access
Learn about the methods fact-checkers use to evaluate websites (and other forms of media)
Take a peek into "the future of fake" and practice identifying altered images
Create a lesson plan that scaffolds these concepts with your students
Read Time: Approx 30min
Project Time: 6hrs