Is your high school teaching students to access the Internet for research? Then it is essential that students also learn how to validate the information. The Internet is a place where you can find “proof” of essentially any belief system that you can imagine. And, for too many students, “If it is on the Internet, it is true.”
Alan November's and Brian Mull's articles provide great insight into teaching, learning and preparing students for the global marketplace. Their writing has appeared in many popular education magazines and journals, including eSchoolNews, Technology & Learning, School Library Journal, and Middle Ground. Sure to shift the way you think about transformative concepts like Web literacy, flipped learning and school design, use these pieces to start a dialogue with your team.