There is a phenomenon called the online disinhibition effect that makes it easier for us to say things online we probably wouldn't say to someone face-to-face. This can be bad (looking at you trolls!), but it can have some surprising good effects too. What do you think, is the Internet making us mean?
Elevate the discussion with a Make & Share. Have you ever exprienced the Disinhibition Effect online, either good or bad? Shoot a quick selfie video with your story and post the YouTube link in the Make & Share tab.
Do you need help getting started? Use these sentence frames to begin your response.
Be a good ambassador for your school and community.
Welcome perspectives different from your own.
Be positive and assume positive intent by others.
Respond thoughtfully using evidence and cite your sources.
Use respectful language at all times.