I agree with what you said that most of us focus on the outside of someone and not what is inside. We judge someone with out knowing what is inside and the struggles within beauty. If everyone will stop focusing on what we see the community will be better. If we stopped judging one and other than we wouldn’t worry about people getting…[Read more]
I agree with your opinion and how us kids rely on our devices. We make the device an everyday use, and can not go a few hours with out checking a tweet, a message, or a snap. But I also think that our devices are a great use, we find out a lot of news that way. We research and find answers quick. Even though it may not seem like we…[Read more]
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.