30 Nov '17, 3pm

(.nl) Is everything on the internet true?

Is everything on the internet true? Published on: Monday 27 November 2017 In the Netherlands, last week was the Week van de Mediawijsheid ('Week of Media Wisdom'). During the week, we encouraged teachers, professionals, parents, children and young adults to talk in class and at home about on-line behaviour and digital skills. School kids aren't as internet-savvy as they like to think The need to focus on those subjects was underlined by the results of the Youth and Media Survey 2017 , a study that Kennisnet undertakes every two years. "School kids aren't as internet-savvy as they like to think. Most of them rate their digital abilities 'good', but in practice they're often lacking important knowledge and skills. Most youngsters aren't very good at assessing the reliability of information sources they meet on line, for example. Yet that's a vital skill for things such as re...

Full article: https://www.sidn.nl/a/knowledge/is-everything-on-the-inte...

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