Charmaine Brooks: What Does Citizenship Look Like in a Digital Age?
Duration: 13 minutes, 46 seconds
Charmaine Brooks discusses recent research and case studies around the use of technology and its implications for educators. The findings point to the high degree of connectivity among students, the importance of teacher-learner relationships and potential avenues for engaging youth in active citizenship. She describes the corporate response to restrictive government policies on the Internet in China. (presentation at the 2007 Alberta Education Social Studies Summer Institute)See a biography of Charmaine Brooks