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How Finland Is Teaching a Generation to Spot Misinformation

The New York Times: “The Nordic country is testing new ways to teach students about propaganda. Here’s what other countries can learn from its success…Finland ranked No. 1 of 41 European countries on resilience against misinformation for the fifth time in a row in a survey published in October by the Open Society Institute in Sofia, Bulgaria. Officials say Finland’s success is not just the result of its strong education system, which is one of the best in the world, but also because of a concerted effort to teach students about fake news. Media literacy is part of the national core curriculum starting in preschool…”

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