I agree with what you said Eric, immigration is the core of America. Most people here had family that came from another country. America is a melting pot so many people come from all around the world. My parents came for another country because in this country if you work hard you can accomplish any of your dreams. I think many people also to to…[Read more]
I agree when you said all american values come from education. I believe going to school also influences american creed. My parents wanted me to go to this school because they believed I would get a better education. At my old school I believe the teachers never really cared about the subject. So as most kids that used to go to schools like that I…[Read more]
I believe a working hard and never giving up are important American values. Many people dream of moving to the US because nothing will be able to hold them back from doing what they want to do. There are many
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.