Why Do People Fall For Fake News?

This is worth a read . . . . and some thought. Has your mind been hijacked by your political convictions, i.e., you’re prone to rationalization, or do you fail to exercise your critical faculties, i.e., are you mentally lazy? Or is it something else?? Think about it! Gordon Pennycook and David Rand penned an interesting article in the New York Times. You can read the article by clicking HERE.

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All About Skills – Field Studies

In this episode, Charlie Jett discusses Field Studies in depth. Field Studies were highlighted by the Secretary’s Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) report, “Teaching the SCANS Competencies” as an effective means of teaching the Critical skills. Field Studies are conducted by a team of students and focus on issues identified by local area businesses […]

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