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Malaika Costello-Dougherty

A Program Teaches Teens What to Believe in the Digital World

The News Literacy Project helps secondary school students separate fact from fiction online.

It’s a jungle out there when it comes to searching for news and information online. A simple search can result in links that appear equally valid but could vary in accuracy, from a reputable newspaper’s reported article to a spoof site that includes outright lies. For young students, finding reliable information can be a challenge.

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