When considering what the most important American Creed values are as a person and as a teacher, I begin to realize that everyone may have a different answer. The American creed to me is a set of values, one
You need to know that I will never break your heart. I was born in the Dominican Republic. I have lived in 2 houses so far. I like to pay attention in school and hang out outside with my friends. I’m good at
This is a youth-powered social network that was started in 2003 by a group of teachers from local sites of the National Writing Project.
We merged several earlier blogging projects. We have found that there are many advantages to bringing students together in one site that lives beyond any particular class. It's easier for individual students to read and write about their own passions, to connect with other students, comment on each other's work, and create multimedia posts for each other. Further, it's been exciting for us to pool our knowledge about curriculum, connected learning, and digital literacies.
If being part of such a community makes sense to you, we invite you to join us. We welcome all youth and any teacher interested in having students publish online and participate in the give and take of a social network like Youth Voices.