Sponsored by KQED Learning, Do Now is a weekly activity for students to engage in and respond to current issues using social media tools such as Twitter. Do Now aims to build civic engagement and digital literacy for youth. Recent issues include “Should We Use Drones to Pollinate Crops?” “Should College Tuition Be Free?” “Is Social Media Making You Sick?”
The NationalConstitutionCenter (NCC) and iCivics have launched a digital initiative called “WeLoveTheConstitution,” inviting people of all perspectives to record videos celebrating America’s founding document, the US Constitution.
Facing History and Ourselves is exploring “What Makes Democracy Work?”in conversations with people whose insights from history, politics, literature, and civic life help us consider what it takes to sustain democracy in our societies today.