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Assignment: Media Literacy. View_interactive. Fact Checker. The definitive Internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. ProPublica.


Media Matters for America. - A Project of The Annenberg Public Policy Center. Top 10 sites to help students check their facts. Digital Literacy in the Library. Top 10 sites to help students check their facts. How to choose your news - Damon Brown. Five Laws of MIL. Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy We are travelling towards the universality of books, the Internet and all forms of “containers of knowledge”.

Five Laws of MIL

Media and information literacy for all should be seen as a nexus of human rights. Therefore, UNESCO suggests the following Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy. They are inspired by the Five Laws of Library Science proposed by S. Truth, truthiness, triangulation: A news literacy toolkit for a “post-truth” world. Test Your Awareness : Whodunnit?


Executive Summary 11.21.16. Comet Ping Pong Pizzeria Home to Child Abuse Ring Led by Hillary Clinton. Claim: The 'Podesta e-mails' revealed the existence of a secret society of pedophiles operating through a pizza place loosely connected to Clinton associate David Brock.

Comet Ping Pong Pizzeria Home to Child Abuse Ring Led by Hillary Clinton

Origin:On 4 November 2016, Reddit user u/DumbScribblyUnctious published a thread titled "Comet Ping Pong - Pizzagate Summary" to subreddit r/The_Donald (a community of Donald Trump supporters), which appears to have touched off a complex and detailed conspiracy theory involving WikiLeaks' release of e-mails from former Hillary Clinton presidential campaign chair John Podesta, child exploitation, and a Washington, D.C., pizzeria called Comet Ping Pong. None of this elaborate conspiracy theory was true, as the New York Times noted: Evaluating Websites (Lesley Univ.) - English in Action website. Research guide Criteria for the Classroom Trying to sort out the gems from the junk on the Internet?

Evaluating Websites (Lesley Univ.) - English in Action website

Teachers and students may use the following criteria to select web sites for their academic work. Primate Programming(tm) Inc. Microsoft Linux - the premier linux distro. MCG Minnesota Coconut Growers. LASIK@Home. GENOCHOICE - Create Your Own Genetically Healthy Child Online! The Federal Vampire & Zombie Agency. Research Tips: Primary, secondary and tertiary sources. Using Primary, secondary and Tertiary Sources in Research.

Research Tips: Primary, secondary and tertiary sources

Is Wikipedia a Credible Source in the Academic World? by Nick Alessandrini. Teach your students the right way to Google. Kelly Maher November 24th, 2014 Alan November and Brian Mull take an interesting approach to assessing the reliability of online sources in their article “Web Literacy Where the Common Core Meets Common Sense.”

Teach your students the right way to Google

To get students thinking beyond the surface of what they read, the authors suggest teachers have their students use Google to search for images of “ear mouse,” and then read two articles about this rodent. The first article, “Artificial liver ‘could be grown’,” comes from the BBC, a trusted news source. California's Velcro Crop Under Challenge. By Ken Umbach California's important Velcro crop, vital to the clothing, footwear, and sporting goods industries, has been severely stressed by drought, disease, and pests.

California's Velcro Crop Under Challenge

Background. Republic Of Molossia - Official Website. - The freshest, purest dehydrated water on Earth. Save The Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus. Help Save The ENDANGERED From EXTINCTION!

Save The Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus

The Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus Rare photo of the elusive tree octopus The Pacific Northwest tree octopus (Octopus paxarbolis) can be found in the temperate rainforests of the Olympic Peninsula on the west coast of North America. Their habitat lies on the Eastern side of the Olympic mountain range, adjacent to Hood Canal. CyberTan - The FREE Internet Tanning Salon. The Internet's first (and only) online tanning salon.

CyberTan - The FREE Internet Tanning Salon

Dorothy&Toto. BOILERPLATE: History of a Victorian Era Robot. Coalition to Ban DHMO Dihydrogen Monoxide Homepage. "The United States will not weaponize DHMO as long as I am President.

Coalition to Ban DHMO Dihydrogen Monoxide Homepage

You have my solemn word on this. Beware of Conservative Republicans though. " President Borack Obema: Washington, DC (January, 2010) Aluminum Foil Deflector Beanie. Welcome to the AFDB Website This site is dedicated to spreading the word about the Aluminum* Foil Deflector Beanie and how it can help the average human.

Aluminum Foil Deflector Beanie

Brain Tumor / Brain Cancer Symptoms, Diagnoses, Treatments and Clinical Trials. Able Research. Feline Reactions to Bearded Men by Catherine Maloney, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut, Sarah J. Lichtblau, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois Nadya Karpook, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida Carolyn Chou, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Anthony Arena-DeRosa, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts A feline subject reacts to a photograph of a man with a full dark semicircular beard.

Abstract Cats were exposed to photographs of bearded men. Findings of Prior Investigators. Jobs. Google is interviewing candidates for engineering positions at our lunar hosting and research center, opening late in the spring of 2007. This unique opportunity is available only to highly-qualified individuals who are willing to relocate for an extended period of time, are in top physical condition and are capable of surviving with limited access to such modern conveniences as soy low-fat lattes, The Sopranos and a steady supply of oxygen. The Google Copernicus Hosting Environment and Experiment in Search Engineering (G.C.H.E.E.S.E.) is a fully integrated research, development and technology facility at which Google will be conducting experiments in entropized information filtering, high-density high-delivery hosting (HiDeHiDeHo) and de-oxygenated cubicle dwelling.

This center will provide a unique platform from which Google will leapfrog current terrestrial-based technologies and bring information access to new heights of utility. A brave new frontier in search science. Technology. The technology behind Google's great results As a Google user, you're familiar with the speed and accuracy of a Google search. How exactly does Google manage to find the right results for every query as quickly as it does? The heart of Google's search technology is PigeonRank™, a system for ranking web pages developed by Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin at Stanford University.

Building upon the breakthrough work of B. Jacopo di Poggibonsi: A Biography. MoonBeam Enterprises - DreamWeaver Studios. MoonBeam Enterprise proudly announces the development of the Moon. Through innovations and our creative skills we developed Moon. Why you say? , ever stare at the Moon and get a strange feeling, something deep inside, ever since you were a child it has been there, big and bright. Developing the Moon just made it more magical for all of us, and when you order one of our Luminary Destinations, you will find yourself or the person whom receives this gift, sitting outside under the Full Moon looking at the Silver Moon Restaraunt, its menu and seeing yourself on the Moon dining there.

History of the Fisher-Price Airplane (Tu-164 / FP-72) The Ova Prima Foundation. Visit Exciting Fredericton New Brunswick, Canada. Mankato, MN Home Page. Critical Evaluation. Martin Luther King Jr. - A True Historical Examination. Dog Island Free Forever. Google Street Roo - exploring the outback one bounce at a time. All About Explorers. Lookup Domain Whois Records and Research DNS Information. Motion BETA. The mouse and keyboard were invented before the Internet even existed. Since then, countless technological advancements have allowed for much more efficient human computer interaction. Internet Detective. Welcome to Internet Detective - a free online tutorial that will help you develop Internet research skills for your university and college work.

The tutorial looks at the critical thinking required when using the Internet for research and offers practical advice on evaluating the quality of web sites. My CMS - Home. MicroModules. Reference: Education: Instructional Technology: Evaluation: Web Site Evaluation: Hoax Sites. Reference: Education: Instructional Technology: Evaluation: Web Site Evaluation. Vaughan Memorial Library : Tutorials : Credible Sources Count! Fake Spoof Websites social spoof sites historical spoof religious fake political fake sites. Introduction to fake websites. Fake websites, Spoof websites, science spoofs, commercial fake sites.

Introduction to fake websites. College - Evaluating Information. How to Evaluate Resources The CRAAP Test* is a useful guide to evaluating resources. Eval websites CRAAP test. Welcome to the Knowledge Centre. Turnitin WhitePaper EvaluatingSources.