Why Your Newsfeed SUCKS – Smarter Every Day 212

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Seriously, if you can’t tell if something on the internet is fact or fiction, tag @MediaWise and use the hashtag → #IsThisLegit ←and they’ll help you figure it out. Click here if you’re interested in subscribing: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED
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Here’s a great poster of the 3 Questions to ask yourself before you share something online:
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MediaWise is led by The Poynter Institute (https://www.poynter.org/) in partnership with the Stanford History Education Group (SHEG https://sheg.stanford.edu/), the Local Media Association (LMA https://www.localmedia.org/) and the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE https://namle.net/ ). It is part of the Google News Initiative (https://newsinitiative.withgoogle.com/) and funded by Google.org. The program aims to teach 1 million teenagers how to learn fact from fiction on the internet by 2020, with at least half of them coming from underserved or low-income communities.

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