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Jason Felt teaches a cybersecurity class at Countryside High School in Clearwater, Fla. The group Cyber Florida has helped organize the program in many parts of the state, and is planning to expand its "digital literacy" campaign to include topics like disinformation. Hayley Rosenberg hide caption

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As Bad Information Spreads, Florida Schools Seek To Teach 'Digital Literacy'

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Many Americans are feeling like they've lost loved ones to a web of conspiracy theories and false information circulating online. Sarah Gonzales for NPR hide caption

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Combating Misinformation When A Loved One Is Caught In A Web Of Conspiracies

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People call for stopping Pennsylvania's vote count Thursday at the state Capitol in Harrisburg. False claims of voter fraud and calls to protest have spread on social media, leading Facebook to take down one large group. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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