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Teaching Unlike in 2016, there was no spike in misinformation this election cycle

Unlike in 2016, there was no spike in misinformation this election cycle

Paul Resnick from the University of Michigan writes about his research into social media platforms and their steps to reduce the spread of what he calls "iffy content," or content that spreads plausible misinformation.

Paul Resnick, University of Michigan
The Conversation

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Should social media sites be congratulated for reducing the spread of "iffy content" in 2018?
STANDARDS:
RH.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RH.4 - Key Terms & Tone, RH.8 - Evaluate Argument

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

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