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Social media’s growing influence

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  1. To teach your students how they can influence society by using social media

Teaching methods:

  1. Listen to this interview with Clay Shirkey
  2. Read transcript here
  3. In groups of 3 try to think of areas where young people might make a difference; that be in school, in your community or country
  4. Write about it on your blog and call it “making a difference” or “my voice”
  5. Read this blog from our collaborating school in the US
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