The purpose of this video encourages teachers to integrate activism within their classroom by incorporating collaboration online resources that promote social movements for change within local and national communities. Adora Svitak promotes three success stories of ordinary youth making a major impact within our nation by using collaborative resources online.
If given an assignment to design one lesson from the school year, what lesson would you choose and how would you get the classroom involved?
Go to www.change.org, find a current petition that aligns with one of our lessons for the year, and try to mobilize support as a class.
What other ways could we, as a classroom, get involved in social activism, by using the power of technology?