How can we be media mentors for our high schoolers?
Not all games are created equally…
Share a game you played as a teen (here is a blast from the past for Douglas Adams fans!). Watch the TED talk below, and discuss whether or not you agree that gaming is being used for this purpose.
Do memes have political ramifications?
Compare ways memes shows up in your weekly communication. Listen to the episode of Chips with Everything, a regular podcast from The Guardian embedded below. How does that conversation provoke you to think differently about reading and sharing memes?
Do teens and adults have similar rules for social media use?
What are the unspoken rules for the primary social media you use? To what extent are they evolving? Take a look at the video below and discuss the ways we come to navigate and understand rules like these.