I am interested in your post because it has a claim. It has great examples that support your claim also which makes it better. I agree that racism and profiling are one of the biggest struggles in today’s society. One thing you said that stands out to me is “Everyone was raised differently and our parents views can guide us in the wrong directions…[Read more]
I am interested in your post because i agree with your thoughts. You also back them up with evidence that supports your thoughts. People are reliant on their devices, and its mostly young people because we’ve grown up with phones in our lives. One thing you said that stands out for me is “They get used to the ease of the internet and…[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.