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[logo] District Administration magazine
[logo] District Administration magazine

Good Morning,

Get ready to kick-off the new month with a trending topic in K12.

This week, we’re taking a look at the importance of media literacy.

Can your students tell the difference between real news and fake news?

Check out the article we published in DA, covering examples of media literacy curricula in K12: http://damag.me/media-literacy

Stay tuned for more trending topics from DA, and have a great week!

Daniel E. Kinnaman
District Administration

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These resources come from Kelly Gallagher's tweets:
"How to Teach High-School Students to Spot Fake News": http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2016/12/media_literacy_courses_help_high_school_students_spot_fake_news.html

Op-Ed from LA Times "Who's to blame for fake news?" http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-van-susteren-fake-news-20161205-story.html

"How to Read the News When You're in High School" https://medium.com/future-journalism-project/how-to-read-the-news-when-you-re-in-high-school-8720a60bb2e6#.gigw2dmhi

WSJ: "Most Students Don't Know When News Is Fake, Stanford Study Finds" http://www.wsj.com/articles/most-students-dont-know-when-news-is-fake-stanford-study-finds-1479752576?utm_content=buffer72e52&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

NPR "Stanford Study Finds Most Students Vulnerable to Fake News" http://www.npr.org/2016/11/22/503052574/stanford-study-finds-most-students-vulnerable-to-fake-news?utm_campaign=storyshare&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social

NPR "Students Have 'Dismaying' Inability to Tell Fake News from Real, Study Finds" http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/11/23/503129818/study-finds-students-have-dismaying-inability-to-tell-fake-news-from-real?utm_campaign=storyshare&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social

"List of False, Misleading, Clickbait-y, and/or Satirical 'News' Sources" http://theduran.com/updated-list-of-false-misleading-clickbait-y-andor-satirical-news-sources/

NPR: "We Tracked Down a Fake-News Creator in the Suburbs. Here's What We Learned" http://www.wsj.com/articles/most-students-dont-know-when-news-is-fake-stanford-study-finds-1479752576?utm_content=buffer72e52&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

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Free Technology for Teachers: Breaking News from ClassTools.net

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