Dear Division 16,
I came across these two articles this weekend that both represent media attention about youth and a focus on the importance of youth point of view. I’m thoughtful about the comment made by “The Bean” earlier this year that now, more than ever, youth voice is powerful and has the ability to make real change.
For your assignment tonight, please read the two articles below and answer the question:
In your response tonight, please consider the following question and reply in full sentences. Make sure your point of view is clear.
Why do you think that the media is interested in the voices and opinions of youth? What is changing in the world to allow this to happen?
I look forward to your responses,