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25 Nov 2023

California to Initiate 'Media Literacy' Education in Public Schools

Starting next year, California will require students from kindergarten till grade 12 to learn media literacy skills, including recognizing fake news and critical online analysis. This law integrates media literacy into the curriculum frameworks for mathematics, science, and history-social science. The legal provision, known as AB-873, is sponsored by State Democratic Assemblyman Marc Berman. [Source](