PleasegoogleShakerAamerpleasegoogleDavidKelly. (2015). Fukushima Nuclear Flowers. https://imgur.com/gallery/BZWWx
In the Stanford History Education Group study in 2016, only 20% of high school students questioned whether this photo might be fake.
Fake news spreads easily and quickly on social media platforms and research shows that is where many Americans are getting their news.
A Pew Research Center study in 2021 found that:
Research also shows that most adults and children do not have the information and media literacy skills necessary to identify fake news.
In 2016, the Stanford History Education Group study of more than 7,000 middle school, high school, and college students found that:
CrashCourse. (2019, January 8). Introduction to Crash Course Navigating Digital Information #1. [Video]. YouTube. https://youtu.be/pLlv2o6UfTU