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Margaret Jacks Professor of Education, and (by courtesy) History, Stanford University. RTs not necessarily endorsements. Views are my own, not those of SHEG.

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must read from @tristanharris in @nytimes https://t.co/YONvlORKL2the problem, @s_lvesque, is that "fake news" is a small part of the problem. See "The Challenge that's Bigger than… https://t.co/s2oMmObaf8Important segment with @samwineburg on msnbc. Big difference in Sam's take on the issue and other guest, who seeks… https://t.co/WecZUdgs66
Retweeted by Sam Wineburg @CaitlinPacific Not unless the 4 conditions of the Japanese war council were met. Disarming conducted by Japanese m… https://t.co/omzbniaUqt
12/8
2019
@RingoldFrances Thank youIt's important to learn about deep fakes but can we start by learning to decipher 'cheap fakes'?! My 2 cents on MSN… https://t.co/fvhnaCfLb4Be schooled by @KevinLevin’s important thread. https://t.co/jmqlhUcPkiThe Civic Online Reasoning curriculum by the @SHEG_Stanford provides free lessons and assessments that help you tea… https://t.co/Co7sS48Hya
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12/7
2019
We're proud to support @mediawise and @SHEG_Stanford's Civic Online Reasoning curriculum through the… https://t.co/WeA0ox2RED
Retweeted by Sam WineburgThe .org domain "symbolizes neither quality nor trustworthiness," write @samwineburg and @nadavsziv. "It’s a market… https://t.co/AbLKQQWTm1
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12/6
2019
exactly! see https://t.co/X8gOAXnOf0 https://t.co/iEUvMBnERB"A random sample of a hundred organizations designated as hate groups by the Southern Poverty Law Center found that… https://t.co/nuKq6q2oTg
Retweeted by Sam Wineburg @stavziv @nadavsziv @nytimes Your baby brother is the bomb! כל הכבוד!Dot-org stands for nonprofits, right? It's better than dot-com, right? That's what many colleges and universities t… https://t.co/s1LtWKwavVNew Curriculum For Teaching Online Information Literacy Looks Fantastic! https://t.co/Grh0AgpK9K Great work, @samwineburg
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12/5
2019
Well, folks, our Civic Online Reasoning website and free materials are LIVE! See @SHEG_Stanford's thread for all th… https://t.co/hVu09kNPo0If I read one more article this morning with the word “outsized,” I’m going to throw this iPad against the wall. 😾Yes. This. We’ve already seen how copied-and-pasted text spread across multiple and diverse “news” creates a kind o… https://t.co/Ku50TOc4SY
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12/4
2019
No, Mark, it’s not that “complex.” Let me simplify (again): you and Facebook take money from politicians and run th… https://t.co/ps9uOWzZD8
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12/3
2019
Dear @PeteButtigieg - It is clear you haven’t spent much time in public higher education, where just 1% of students… https://t.co/l8Qq6KSYim
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11/30
2019
@HenMazzig @JGreenblattADL @ADL @HenIsAMenace חזק ואימץ
11/28
2019
This report is now available: https://t.co/1adjYPCmQd https://t.co/3VRzPo8sRZ
11/27
2019
We administered an assessment to a national sample of over 3,000 high school students. The six exercises in our ass… https://t.co/8FaICy14U2
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11/26
2019
‘If Facebook were around in the 1930s, it would have allowed Hitler to post 30-second ads’ — Listen to Sacha Baron… https://t.co/bWiKb1CKK6
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11/24
2019
And again at 4:10 pm: The Internet Said It Happened: Evaluating Online Historical Sources. #NCSS19. https://t.co/n4b6FwhIbO
Retweeted by Sam WineburgExcellent to the point summary of @sheg's recent digital literacy study by @educationweek 's @Stephen_Sawchuk https://t.co/LdCyTUjKC1
11/23
2019
A new study shows young prospective voters do a poor job of evaluating online content. But in three steps, you can… https://t.co/ppnFF1kjuD
Retweeted by Sam WineburgWhat are the challenges ahead for #younghistorians? As I prepare for #NCSS19 Reading for Change (Sat 10:40am w… https://t.co/OUiZAPA1dX
Retweeted by Sam WineburgJoin us in Ballroom D now for free SHEG bags, stickers, and pencils! #NCSS19 https://t.co/sG7FOsdgk5
Retweeted by Sam WineburgWhat would Hitler have done had Facebook been around in 1936? Sasha Baron Cohen demolishes the cynical "free speech… https://t.co/arlaRpYVaKAttending #NCSS2019? Us to! Check out our poster presentation Friday 11/22 at 2:00 pm: https://t.co/GQs18JXyjH
Retweeted by Sam Wineburg @ekazemi @ProfaSantiago @CUFANCSS @NCSSNetwork @UWCollegeOfEd Wow!!! Well deserved
11/22
2019
Why can't I write like @davidfrum ? Exquisite writing & exquisite thinking. https://t.co/OJ8G0DeNxN
11/21
2019
Headlines this afternoon from @newyorkpost @washingtonpost @FoxNews @nytimes Never has the need to teach studen… https://t.co/vo8ZfGJaTD
Retweeted by Sam Wineburgpowerful closing statement from today’s hearings https://t.co/4KAE73cZOT
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11/20
2019
@BelleTimsit captures the essence of our most recent study at Quartz and provides important context. https://t.co/qzpNQWu51p
11/19
2019
a national sample of >3000 students. digitally uninformed https://t.co/VWtZUpwLPnthanks for the shout out @DTWillingham. Here's the executive summary and a link to the full research report.… https://t.co/YM3y9o6EogIf you want to understand "data voids" and how they're exploited, here's a short smart analysis of one of them. https://t.co/tYiDOq71pCKarma https://t.co/mZ0Yizcb85
11/18
2019
Fact checkers spend '20 seconds' figuring out the 'information neighborhood' into which they've landed before makin… https://t.co/zpRjpdofJ5What @holden brilliantly demonstrates in this thread (his "20 second scan of the SERP" is what we've referred to a… https://t.co/zZHOlCG9Jp
11/17
2019
Part of what we've really honed with SIFT is an answer to this question that @samwineburg got me obsessed with thre… https://t.co/iFkwxvGKPT
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11/16
2019
An explanation of how to pronounce the Ukrainian capital, for all those who are confused today 🇺🇦 https://t.co/f9Geu0h5gN
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11/13
2019
@GoHawkeyes13 You're welcome! We really enjoyed it!
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11/7
2019
1/ So I have a new edited collection out today from @MilestoneDocs: https://t.co/4NUhDvg0X3 It's the logical next s… https://t.co/cqPSZARBi6
Retweeted by Sam WineburgIf historical ignorance dooms the American experiment, how has America endured for over two hundred years?… https://t.co/ddOem4ahih
Retweeted by Sam WineburgSpanish-language student materials are now available for our Chinese Immigration & Exclusion lesson. Find all of th… https://t.co/lLmDTcHw1X
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11/6
2019
Incredibly important thread that demystifies the publishing process for graduate students. https://t.co/lW8zgQK5Dv @genezubovich This is outstanding! What an amazing piece of teaching. Invaluable for grad students.https://t.co/tNs438XnNghttps://t.co/Le1VdyrAPM
11/5
2019
@OliveyJacob Yes, of course. But that is counterproductive. The point is that some sites seem to be well supported… https://t.co/rSrBJjCXdR
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11/4
2019
@ArthurJChapman @OliveyJacob @alexiswiggins Too kind, Arthur. Having read Francis Bacon at a formative age, somethi… https://t.co/VvmC5btCBs @michaeldoron @ArthurJChapman @OliveyJacob What I am struggling with Mike is the implications of the bridge between… https://t.co/gWJkYkkAzs @mfordhamhistory @ArthurJChapman @OliveyJacob @alexiswiggins Yes, thank you Michael. @An_Koer @OliveyJacob I must admit that, in the age of Trump, I get impatient with such angel counting, Andreas. Ei… https://t.co/0T3mwQq5AL @ArthurJChapman @OliveyJacob @alexiswiggins The problem with smart people in a digital environment is they think th… https://t.co/Ln157v0Iyi @ArthurJChapman @OliveyJacob @alexiswiggins I do Arthur. I used to believe that there was a seamless transition fro… https://t.co/967HwhhUSR @michaeldoron @ArthurJChapman @OliveyJacob done it. https://t.co/HVB3eoMw6R https://t.co/GAxQFW2iYs @OliveyJacob @alexiswiggins We have a device in our back pocket that puts more information at our fingertips than… https://t.co/CQwkjkbiMw @OliveyJacob @alexiswiggins You have a point, to a point. But what about the history we don't know? German coloniza… https://t.co/zZoghUovpz @OliveyJacob @alexiswiggins This is why I do empirical research. "Common sense" is often a fallible guide. https://t.co/HVB3eoMw6R @patrickmcelhan1 Less gargantuan than you might think. check out https://t.co/6zZwlFcJSZ and https://t.co/sJ7yW5lZib @holden @OliveyJacob Did it happen? Do you know anything about it? Is it fabricated? Anchored in the documentary record? I… https://t.co/VU2bNL1cHU @OliveyJacob Thanks for the kind words, but I beg to differ. If I understand you, if we load up students will all k… https://t.co/j1T9z8EKVnParticularly in our intro history classes, examples like these will immediately help students see how the past conn… https://t.co/nJRvwS6ysLToday's students are becoming historicized by what they see on their screens. Want to make history class relevant a… https://t.co/qWhkzB8SgVThere you have it: How History is invented & spread in the digital age. Memes scream "This is Fact." Improbable bed… https://t.co/1iFHtuujFgIt turns out that it rests on the historical sleuthing of a researcher named Paula Westbrook. She can be found at t… https://t.co/pVCnNt8w1fNo Wikipedia entry; nothing on Google Scholar. (The 1st places I'd tell students to look if they came across someth… https://t.co/JuGS3Q3RbPEven more interesting is that it is also listed on Southern heritage, Lost Causer sites. So, strange bedfellows--s… https://t.co/p1FS6SmY7lInterestingly, it's listed on a site, https://t.co/MK1gGBy6mx 3/8 https://t.co/PIYSj9sLu0I have innumerable gaps in my historical understanding, but 20,000 free Black people who died in a Union guarded "c… https://t.co/N1WIyv7HprWhat does web savvy have to do with historical thinking? Lots. Here's a meme that came across one of my social medi… https://t.co/PJB8UhzrIj
11/3
2019
@flipping_A_tchr Soon! Our Civic Online Reasoning curriculum is set to launch next month! 📆
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10/31
2019
Speaking tonight at the California Historical Society https://t.co/HqugTg6sHk
10/30
2019
Vetting social studies resources is a huge challenge, but a challenge worth overcoming. With a tip of the hat to… https://t.co/OaIj5e7cjT
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10/29
2019
Let's see what he says tomorrow. https://t.co/jQIsnBKYc6
10/27
2019
I don't think I've ever seen anything like this. Worth every second of 4 minutes 29 seconds, every second. https://t.co/qI44ebJABV
10/25
2019
If a Democratic president called his critics and opponents "human scum," all of us conservatives would say that thi… https://t.co/2zUQ72elTR
Retweeted by Sam WineburgMust be seen to be believed. If Websters had video definitions, this would be the entry for ‘prevaricate’ https://t.co/paWRREWOwh
10/24
2019
Great historiographical analysis, @Northwestechs students! https://t.co/Iy6fdLwtU0
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10/23
2019
The same general principle applies with "gutting" a book. Intro and final chapter. Sip the rest. How else you going… https://t.co/whxbKGbJo7
10/22
2019
historical thinking meets discerning digital information at the college level #twitterstorian @holden https://t.co/0ziYzR2nRV
10/20
2019
Professor Peter J Ratcliffe won the Nobel Prize this week for discovering the mechanisms that our cells use to dete… https://t.co/KSb7lynFxo
Retweeted by Sam WineburgThank you for your energy and positivity during our sessions, and for sharing this great quote from @samwineburghttps://t.co/9JqU5xm6yt
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10/12
2019
.@TheCrashCourse series on Navigating Digital Info, produced w/ @mediawise & @SHEG_Stanford, is a great place to st… https://t.co/6LZWrSn5UP
Retweeted by Sam WineburgGlad to hear it! 📜💯 https://t.co/kiPl5Z6PXS
Retweeted by Sam WineburgSo great when IRL principals participate in the Lunchroom Fight lesson https://t.co/xqC7KLmjyi
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10/11
2019
I have shared this before... and I will share it again. Reading like a Historian - Lesson plans to help your studen… https://t.co/Nd9klhm1fv
Retweeted by Sam WineburgI will be giving a book talk at the California Historical Society in San Francisco on Oct. 29. https://t.co/TOl3SDIWDZThanks to @OxfordJournals for removing the paywall to "What is learned in College History Classes?"… https://t.co/OQSlijqZuT
10/10
2019
Read their award-winning article, “What Is Learned in College History Classes?” in @JournAmHist: https://t.co/hvFrUrYMnf
Retweeted by Sam WineburgCongratulations to @samwineburg, Mark Smith, and @joelbreakstone for winning the 2019 William and Edwyna Gilbert Aw… https://t.co/rb5lRb7Gsw
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10/8
2019
@YAppelbaum You were among the first to call this, Yoni
10/4
2019
Will be added to every syllabus I create from now on: https://t.co/4CFmC6E3in“These animals in the press. They’re animals actually. Some of the worst human beings you’ll ever meet. . . They’re… https://t.co/VzHrsJX5b2
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9/27
2019
"we used to handle it a little differently than we do now" -- a threat of violence from the chief executive https://t.co/81I2yuRpNI
9/26
2019
If @MerriamWebster provided a visual definition of hypocrisy, this would be the entry. https://t.co/nFtoH5b07h
9/22
2019

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