I agree with your post about the leaders of America. I do believe what you aid about whites having more privilege and whites not experiencing hatred because of their race. One sentence you wrote that stood out to me was “One day, I hope that all of America can see the light that diversity brings us. ” This was very interesting to me…[Read more]
I definitely agree that racism should be something that shouldn’t be taken lightly and America should do something in order to put a stop to the nonsense. It is important that people be accepted whether they are black, white, or any other races and not be shamed or criticized about it. Riots should be unacceptable and America should be able to do…[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.