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The potential of ‘Let’s Play’ videos as sites of new literacies A hybrid of game play and video production, “Let’s Play” videos (LPs) are made by gamers using video and screenshots to document their play.  Posted on sites like YouTube (More)
Using technology to honour traditions in new ways The potential for technology to promote collaboration, connection, and creativity is being increasing realized in education. Whether in the classroom, or in the community, digital practices are hel (More)
Working with young people to investigate youth culture An internationally recognized expert, Dr. Shirley Steinberg stresses the importance of empowering youth to lead dialogue and social action - rather than talking ‘at’ youth. By listening to (More)
Helping teachers navigate mixed media messages and expectations Media Maelstrom The practices schools adopt to support LGBTQ students, particularly in religious schools, and the reaction of various individuals and public groups, often receive sig (More)
Helping high school students in urban environments connect their experiences with Humanities curricula Students from all walks of life may hear their community talked about in different ways - but what if this talk doesn’t match students’ ow (More)