California Students To Receive Media Literacy Classes Under New Law

California takes a proactive stance against misinformation by enacting Bill No. 873, a groundbreaking law mandating media literacy education in K-12. Championed by Assemblymember Marc Berman, the law aims to equip students to navigate the digital age's complex information landscape. Scheduled for implementation in January 2024, it integrates media literacy content into existing curricula, fostering critical thinking to combat misinformation. The legislation addresses the urgent need for discernment between fact and fiction, given the pervasive influence of misinformation on social media platforms. #MediaLiteracy #CaliforniaEducation #BillNo873 #DigitalLiteracy #Misinformation #K12Curriculum #CriticalThinking The post California Students To Receive Media Literacy Classes Under New Law first appeared on The New Journal and Guide. Continue reading California Students To Receive Media Literacy Classes Under New Law at The New Journal and Guide.

California Students To Receive Media Literacy Classes Under New Law

California takes a proactive stance against misinformation by enacting Bill No. 873, a groundbreaking law mandating media literacy education in K-12. Championed by Assemblymember Marc Berman, the law aims to equip students to navigate the digital age's complex information landscape. Scheduled for implementation in January 2024, it integrates media literacy content into existing curricula, fostering critical thinking to combat misinformation. The legislation addresses the urgent need for discernment between fact and fiction, given the pervasive influence of misinformation on social media platforms.
#MediaLiteracy #CaliforniaEducation #BillNo873 #DigitalLiteracy #Misinformation #K12Curriculum #CriticalThinking

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