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When it comes to viewing videos and photos on the Internet, seeing is not always believing. With part seven from the Crash Course: Navigating Digital Information series, scholars learn that even image-based evidence can be unreliable. They gain specific strategies for determining whether images are trustworthy, such as identifying the context, location, and source of an image.
- Have small groups discuss strategies for finding an image's origin story
- Ask individuals to practice using reverse image searches to learn about photos they find online
- Requires projection and computer speakers
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Humorous, witty tone ensures students remain engaged while learning
- Uses specific examples and cites research to support main ideas