Teaching Strategies to Detect Fake News or Fact

Teaching Strategies to Detect Fake News or Fact

Keeping up with national and international events was a lot easier when all the news came from one of three major TV news outlets and a few newspapers like The New York Times. Now, there are dozens of channels, hundreds of newspapers, thousands of bloggers, and tens of thousands of social media journalists — all trying to get your attention with the latest apocalyptic news flash.

Want Students to Remember What They Learn? Have Them Teach It.

Want Students to Remember What They Learn? Have Them Teach It. – EdSurge News

Picture this: It’s Monday and Ms. D’Angelo, a seventh-grade science teacher in the South Bronx, gives her students a homework assignment about food chains that is due in one week. The assignment asks students to teach a family member about this concept by completing a model food chain together.