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Crap Detection Resources

This document is a resource for assessing the accuracy or veracity of online information, organized under a number of headings

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Published by Howard Rheingold, the topics include

 

Political 

Consumer/Business
Medical
Images
Urban Legends, Hoaxes, and Emails
Journalism 
Collective Intelligence & User-Based Detection
Academia
Twitter
Video

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Teacher's Guide to Assessing Credibility of Online Resources ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Some excellent tips here for assessing the worth of online materials    

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We told our teacher we didn't need you here!

We told our teacher we didn't need you here! | Digital Literacy - Education | Scoop.it
How can we help today’s ‘digitally literate’ learners critically evaluate online sources?

 

I remember being asked by a Music Technologies tutor at an FE college to deliver a session to his learners about how to search and evaluate information online effectively, only to be greeted by the refrain “We told our teacher we don’t need you here!”

 

Naturally, I was a little disheartened initially, but when we started to explore the topic I realised that the learners had only really begun to scratch the surface of an area in which we are all constantly learning...

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Blog post on the Jisc RSC Regional Support Centres' web site

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