Want to get ahead of your competition on game day? Review the Prezi at right. It contains everything you need to know to participate in the Pro-Con-A-Thon and complete your FCWR assignments.
How do you know if a resource is appropriate for your project? It has to pass the C.R.A.A.P. test!
Currency: How up-to-date is the information?
Relevance: How does the information relate to your topic?
Authority: By whom was this content created? What credentials and/or demonstrated expertise does the author possess?
Accuracy: Is the information correct? Are there spelling or grammatical errors?
Purpose: Why was this content created? Does this information exist to educate you or to sell you something?
-- Adapted from "Evaluating Information - Applying the CRAAP Test" by the librarians at the Meriam Library at California State University, Chico.
Everything you need to know to play (and win!) the Pro/Con-a-Thon is available in this short, self-guided presentation below. When you are done, please complete the quiz available at the following URL: https://docs.google.com/a/nyit.edu/spreadsheet/viewform?usp=drive_web&formkey=dFpRVlFJa05SVEpjN1JOM1JOd2ZPa0E6MQ#gid=0.