Join us to learn more about activism on social media and how your students can take part in a challenge.
Ontario Tech U (OTU) and Tech for Good Canada (TFGC) are collaborating on a research project aimed at studying online Canadian youth activism and promoting pro-social civic engagement with digital media.
- Intro by Janette, Jennifer to welcome teachers - 5 mn
- Presentation of social media activism and the challenge (Caroline) - 15 mn
- How can you and your students get involved - 10 mn
- Project timeline : 11/ 27 and 12/ 10 - 5 mn
- Prizes & Judging - 5 mn
- Your questions - 20 mn
OTU & TFGC will also offer professional learning opportunities for interested teachers on topics like critical digital citizenship.
o Professional Learning Sessions for Teachers [Oct. & Nov., 2021]
o Nov. 27th, 2021 Online Kick-Off Event
o "We Stop Scrolling" Challenge [student-generated social media content with B.Ed. mentorship]
o Dec. 11th, 2021 Wrap-Up Event !
--> Questions? Teachers, contact Laura Morrison: laura.morrison1 AT ontariotechu.net . ( Replace spaces and AT with @)
--> Community, contact Caroline Isautier: caroline AT techforgoodcanada.com .