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Trump uses Twitter to bypass media

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President-elect Donald Trump continues to bypass the mainstream media by communicating with the public directly rather than using more traditional outlets. Continue reading

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Are Teens Addicted to Technology?

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What roles do social media and technology play in teens’ lives? Is it possible that teens are addicted to their phones? In this lesson plan, students will respond to PBS NewsHour’s Brief but Spectacular episode, “Teens on Tech.” Continue reading

Parents who use social media find and share tips about how to raise their kids, and they don't care what information friends and family share about their children through social networks. Photo by Flickr user Highways Agency

What is social media’s role in Election 2016? – Lesson Plan

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Subject(s) Government, U.S. History, Civics, Journalism Estimated Time One 45-90 minute period Grade Level Grades 9-12 Objective Students will participate in a class discussion related…read more

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Is making a threat on social media a crime?

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A Supreme Court case will soon decide whether making threats on social media is illegal. Continue reading

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Do Now: How can we help fight the Ebola outbreak?

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