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In a recent Pew study, most teachers surveyed said that courses and content focusing on digital literacy should be incorporated into the school curriculum. Whether or not it's dictated officially into the curriculum, some teachers are taking the time to educate students on their own. For more, read 12 Ways To Be More Search Savvy.

Improving web research tactics is a priority Sara Shaw, an elementary school teacher in Avon, Mass., realized she needed to teach online research skills several years ago when her students kept turning in projects riddled with misinformation. The flawed material often came from websites the students used.

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