We had great participation and ideas flowing at our first webinar yesterday, Feb. 15 - thanks to everyone who joined in! Here are some links we discussed, if you'd like to explore them further and leave more feedback:
Student Reporting Labs: www.studentreportinglabs.com
Teacher Center: www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/teacher - sign up for our mailing list here!
Chat about unrest in Egypt, Feb. 2011:www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/egypt
Examples of student voices:
Reaction to news: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/speakout/world/jan-june11/egypt_02-11.html
Human interest/young person’s achievement: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/speakout/world/july-dec11/nyoul_12-01.html
Lesson plan included:
The recording of the webinar is available here, and please keep the discussion going on this page! We'd love to hear your thoughts about how to improve our website, which pieces of content you find most useful in the classroom, what you'd like to see more of, etc.
- Veronica and Leah, PBS NewsHour team
GREAT followup here--nice job!