Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. As its name suggests, breakfast is breaking the fast, by providing the body and brain with energy after an overnight fast. But a lot of people skip breakfast,
Art is how I express my feelings and emotions. I draw to express myself instead of talking or writing. Art has given me a community to represent myself. And it can also bring me close to the community beyond the
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.