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Expand Your Social Media Feeds

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Diversity in your social media feeds give you a variety of perspectives on issues that matter to you and to others. Further, it can help you understand why the opinion of “my [fill in the blank] friend” is not necessarily the best defense of your perspective.

This mini-challenge asks you to examine and reflect on whose voices are included in your social media feeds and encourages you to expand the voices to better understand other perspectives.

Connection to Wisconsin's Model to Inform Culturally Responsive Practice:

Wisconsin’s Model to Inform Culturally Responsive Practices suggests that culturally responsive practice occurs through a combination of will, fill, and skill. This mini-challenge focuses on:

  • Will - becoming self-aware by noticing patterns and gaps in one way (social media) you seek information
  • Fill - using social media as a way to understand unique identities and world views

Access the challenge in Google Drive or as a PDF. Discuss the challenge with other coaches in the Google+ Community.

 

For questions about this information, contact Barbara Novak (608) 266-5181, Mary Mooney (608) 266-9368