By continually monitoring various social media and news sources for trending issues, Let’s Talk! by K12 Insight provides immediate alerts so educators can respond quickly to the concerns of parents and other community stakeholders.
One of the challenges of teaching digital citizenship is to get students comfortable openly thinking and talking about key issues. We know students are constantly facing issues and making choices in their online lives. Creating an environment where students are encouraged to discuss issues helps them think critically about the choices they're making online. Here are some strategies to start students thinking and talking about digital citizenship.
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.