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Spring Break Post: Teaching Kids about Fake News

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This has been a big topic in classrooms around the country. How can educators teach kids how to spot "Fake" news?

This is a follow up to an article I posted, Top 10 Sites to Help Students Check Their Facts

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...the last several months in the U.S. has meant an onslaught of news stories around our election and the political aftermath that followed a Trump presidency. As someone who works closely with students and teachers, I’ve been traveling to various schools both in and out of my district to talk about a great many things surrounding social media. Lately, many of these talks have turned towards “fake news” and the premise of what is real and what isn’t.

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http://www.techlearning.com/blogentry/11745

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