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Developing Digital Detectives: Essential Lessons for Discerning Fact from Fiction in the 'Fake News' Era Paperback – 27 September 2021

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“In a landscape filled with misinformation, information literacy is more vital than ever. In Developing Digital Detectives, Jennifer LaGarde and Darren Hudgins provide a blueprint for teachers to empower their students to be critical thinkers of the information they encounter. Each lens focuses on the ‘why’ and the ‘how’ with practical ideas that educators can implement in the classroom. The authors provide a bold rethink of information literacy with a focus on the overlap between information literacy and social-emotional learning.” – John Spencer, Ed.D., professor and author

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Jennifer LaGarde (@jenniferlagarde) has spent her adult life working in public education. She has served as a classroom teacher, teacher-librarian, digital teaching and learning specialist, district-level support staff and statewide leader as a consultant for both the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and the Friday Institute for Instructional Innovation. LaGarde currently works with teachers, librarians, instructional technologists, instructional coaches and building- and district-level leaders around the world to develop innovative instructional practices. Her work has been recognized by Library Journal, The New York Times and The Carnegie Corporation. She's also the author of the award-winning blog "The Adventures of Library Girl" and co-author of the book Fact vs. Fiction (ISTE, 2018).

Darren Hudgins (@dhudgins) is a former secondary social studies and career tech education teacher, staff developer and coach who joined the Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) team in 2007. Since becoming the director of instructional technology, he's led, facilitated, presented on and developed technology integration programs in districts to help foster unique learning experiences. In addition to his professional development responsibilities, he is the OETC events lead for several different boutique events, including IntegratED Portland AcceleratED Portland, SPARK and Leading Schools. Hudgins holds an M.Ed. and dual bachelor's degrees in human development and social sciences. He is co-author of the book Fact vs. Fiction (ISTE, 2018).

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ International Society for Technology in Education (27 September 2021)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 248 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1564849058
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1564849052
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 19.05 x 2.03 x 23.37 cm
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5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic Resource For Teachers and Society in General!
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I am teaching computer skills classes for a small rural public school in North Carolina. The book gave me several ideas of lessons to teach students about disinformation. We started with a mini lesson on the power of memes for triggering emotional responses and sharing false information. The evidence locker linked from the book had all the materials I needed including an interactive meme game which the students loved!

The book taught me that we need to train a #digitaldetectivesquad that recognizes when things like memes and a variety of social media posts triggers emotions. The books outlines in detail many strategies for navigating and recognizing those feelings. Readers are challenged to ask thought provoking questions that help us determine credibility clues.

As the book states “Big tech isn't going to save us. We have to save ourselves.” And this is some of the most important work we must do as a society. “Developing Digital Detectives is a must have book for teachers but really anyone who wants to be part of the solution in combatting disinformation and finding truth.
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Educator friends: you must get this new professional book, DEVELOPING DIGITAL DETECTIVES: ESSENTIAL LESSONS FOR DISCERNING FACT FROM FICTION IN THE ‘FAKE NEWS’ ERA by Jennifer LaGarde and Darren Hudgins.

This book is chock-full of examples, definitions and engaging graphics. There’s foundational information and mini lessons and so many supporting resources for K-12 educators. I promise you will not be disappointed.
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