Placing the cart earlier than the horse: A research of introductory political science college students and the event of an info literacy job
By Heather L. Katz, Southwestern Oklahoma State College
This text traces the event of a “Present Occasions” task for an introductory politics class. It opinions my misguided assumptions in regards to the digital depthless (versus digital natives) information of the media atmosphere and the steps I’ve taken to enhance these college students’ “Information Evaluation.” Growing college students’ info expertise requires observe and energetic collaboration to realize the perfect outcomes. It additionally examines the necessity for interdisciplinarity and the prospects for info literacy throughout the curriculum.
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