Archive for the 'Youth and Media'

Day 3 and 4: The End.

As Worlds came to end, I realized something: experience is everything. In your life you will feel...
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Worlds Day 1 Part 2: Sock Monkeys

As the day continued, they started matches. If you were watching on the live stream, you would have...
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Worlds Day 1: Sock Monkeys

Hey guys! So today has been crazy and it is currently only 11:11 (make a wish!) I’m sitting...
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Power of the press without concurrent accountability

Peggy Drexler said: The problem with social media, and our dependence on it, is that it allows...
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Palestinian-Israeli citizen calling for peace, making her voice heard through Online Model United Nations [guest post]

I have a dream, I dream of a world with no racism, with acceptance no matter what religion, colour,...
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Making judgments about technologies we haven’t used and don’t understand

George Couros says: “Kids don’t have enough balance.” “We are dumber because of...
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Shareski and Stager on inauthentic student voice

Dean Shareski says: I think the words were important but when it comes from someone who didn’t...
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Interest-driven learning is now both accessible and required

Mimi Ito says: There have always been people who are really passionate about their learning and...
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Young people are desperate for learning that is relevant

Mimi Ito says: parents more often than not have a negative view of the role of the Internet in...
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5 videos on connected learning from the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub [VIDEOS]

Here are four very powerful videos from the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub that are...
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