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Media Literacy

Critical Thinking and Media Literacy

Information is empowering. Being able to identify and use "good" sources of information will help you not only as an AACC student, but also in many other aspects of your life, when you are making decisions about your health, as a voter, and on the job. Critical thinking and information literacy are core learning competencies of AACC and also crucial skills to have as you are navigating the information society. This guide provides tools and tips that you may use to evaluate online and news information.

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Tips for Evaluating Sources
Tools for Fact Checking
Media Literacy


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