Younger Americans are better than older Americans at telling factual news statements from opinions

New research report from the Pew Research Center. All annotations in context. In a survey conducted Feb. 22 to March 4, 2018, the Center asked U.S. adults to categorize five factual statements and five opinion statements. As a previous report revealed, about a quarter of Americans overall could accurately classify all five factual statements (26%) and about…

Teaching to the Tech

Friend of the Internet, Kevin Hodgson shared out this post in which he reflects on the challenges and opportunities as his students prepare for some of the new, online state tests. Hodgson notes: There are also some questions where answer options can get dragged around the page, and I had few questions related to that (it wasn’t…