In the article above, the Tampa Bay Times reported on a recent study, which noted that fake news had a wide reach but little impact. What does this mean? Read the article and consider the financial impact of someone deciding to share fake news. What are the costs and benefits of sharing fake news? Did you know that students have been denied college entrance due to things they shared on social media? How could the decision impact job opportunities?
SS.8.FL.1.2 Identify the many decisions people must make over a lifetime about their education, jobs, and careers that affect their incomes and job opportunities.
SS.912.FL.1.3Evaluate ways people can make more informed education, job, or career decisions by evaluating the benefits and costs of different choices.
Deborah Kozdras, Ph.D.