Social Media: Platforms for Voice. Empowering a Generation Obsessed With Creative Storytelling
Participate and share : Interactive lecture
Tuesday, December 1, 11:30 am–12:15 pm PST (Pacific Standard Time)
It's no secret that our students are obsessed with social media. It gives them a platform to express themselves and share what they care about. It's up to us as educators to guide them in creating content that is personal, passionate, but most importantly, provides value for others.
|Audience:||Coaches, Teachers, Library media specialists|
|Attendee devices:||Devices required|
|Attendee device specification:||Smartphone: Android, iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||Instagram
|Topic:||Student agency, choice & voice|
|Subject area:||Language arts, Social studies|
|ISTE Standards:||For Students:
|Additional detail:||Session recorded for video-on-demand|
Participants will learn about ways that students are currently using social media in positive ways and how it can be used as a tool for students to act as creative storytellers.
Participants will learn how creative storytelling will help students fulfill the ISTE Creative Communicator & Digital Citizen Student standards.
Attendees will be shown examples of student work which their own students can model in becoming creative communicators.
- Creative Communicator Ice Breaker - 5 minutes
- How are Students Already Leveraging Social Media to Creative Positive Impact? - 5 minutes
- It starts with Empathy - 5 minutes
- Creative Communicator Challenge - Curate the best playlist of creative content to introduce creative communication to your students - 30 minutes
- Pitch and Present - 10 minutes
- Wrap Up - 5 minute