Most young Australians can’t identify fake news online

Original article: The Conversation

In September 2017, we conducted Australia’s first nationally representative survey focused on young Australians’ news engagement practices.

Our survey of 1,000 young Australians aged eight to 16 indicated that while roughly one third felt they could distinguish fake news from real news, one third felt they could not make this distinction. The other third were uncertain about their ability. Continue reading “Most young Australians can’t identify fake news online”