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Truth, Science and Fake News

Here’s what we did today in the wake of this:

And also, let’s be honest, because trying to get across the importance of using reliable sources and evidence is one of the hardest concepts and skills to teach. 319 more words

Critical Thinking

The Trump Kleptocracy

Can those of us worried about the direction that the PEOTUS is leading us with his appointments, his choice of family members invited into diplomatic meetings, and his obvious lack of concern for conflicts and corruption keep the volume on the Outrage Meter at 11 for each and every event that provokes such emotion? 505 more words

We need to support real journalism, now more than ever.

With it being almost two weeks since we elected Donal Trump as president, I wanted to take a moment to remind you that you need to support real journalism, now more than ever. 282 more words

Polling experts wondering what they missed in state polls -- undecideds?

Since we had good discussions about covering polls, we should stay on this. You may never have a set of experiences like this again in such a crucial situation.  321 more words

In The News

Triple-Check For Fake News on Social Media — Learning Resources

It happens to me all the time on social media. I see something interesting that connects with what I like or want to believe, start to read it, and then I immediately start to share it with my friends. 575 more words

Parents And Technology

Reliable Sources tops Media Buzz for three straight weeks

Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter was the number one media program beating Fox News’ Media Buzz with Howard Kurtz in the key demographic adults 25-54 now for the third straight week, CNN notes in a press release. 63 more words