Pestalozzi Programme Training Units on the Use of Social Media for Democratic Participation

PestalozziThe Pestalozzi Module series The Use of Social Media for Democratic Participation focused on the use of social media for social interaction and democratic participation. How can education prepare the learners for a critical and responsible use of the media environment for their participation in public-life? What do education professionals need to be able to develop the capacity of learners to use social media to express their opinion, to initiate debate and discussion as well as democratic action aimed at improving the conditions which surround us, whatever topic they choose to focus on: sustainable environment and production, living together in diversity, responsible consumerism, or any other form of appropriate social and political action?

Sixteen training units with a focus on the use of social media for democratic participation written and piloted by participants and edited by a team of experienced Pestalozzi trainers are available for interested teachers and teacher trainers to try out and adapt.

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