Education, Fake News, News, People

How you know fake news education is working, when your students call you out

This fifth-grade teacher taught his students to identify fake news, knowing that it was important for them to be able to recognize verified information in an ever-increasing world of fabricated journalism.

What he came to be surprised by, and proud of, was his students’ interest in using their new skills to fact-check him.

I was determined to change the way I help my students critically analyze the information they were finding on the internet.

Read his story at Vox.

Image courtesy of Vox.

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