Mashable | Is Teaching Media Literacy Important?

“To be a functioning member of today’s digital society, one must not only be able to use social networking and online publishing tools, but must also be able to think critically about all forms of media. Social media allows the instant amplification of both fact and fiction, and without a strong foundation in media literacy, it can be difficult to determine which sources to trust.”

via Is Teaching Media Literacy Important? | Mashable.