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What is Reliable Information?

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Finding Information: Search Engines & Algorithms

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Methods of Evaluating Information

3

Practice: Seeing is Believing?

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Make & Share: Finding & Evaluating Information with Students

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Review

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Finding & Evaluating Information

Description

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

Competency

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