We’ve all had to remind students that, “Just because you see it on the Internet doesn’t mean it’s real or true.”
How often to students see images that aren’t real or people who have been Photoshopped? How can students learn to tell the difference if we don’t guide them? We need to take time to go to websites with our students and point out the things that trigger our “Watch Out!” reaction.
Here is an “Into” video I created for my district’s “Going Digital2014” initiative which should be able to start the conversation in your classroom!