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AASL National Conference & Exhibition 2017

Data Visualization Strategies for the Age of “Fake News”

Nov 11, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Nov 11, 2017 3:00pm

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In the era of “fake news,” how can students be better analysts and creators of infographics and visualizations? Simple strategies like, “Check the y-axis -- it may not start at zero!” have helped high school librarians and students make progress in engaging with visual information around them. We’ll share high-impact rules of thumb that can be inserted into existing information literacy lessons to improve critical thinking and comprehension.


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