Student engagement is just the beginning. Bites is on a mission to strengthen democracy by making the news more accessible.
Gain insights into how much time each student spends reading, listening, watching, or viewing.
Each article includes a comprehension quiz so you can quickly understand if students are understanding the material and if their preferred method is impacting their comprehension.
I really like how both sides are presented in good faith. A lot of websites are more one sided, or present one side more than the other...
Bites Media connects credible, high standard media reporting on current events with 'why it matters' to democracy and citizenship, supporting students with developing critical media literacy skills and helping tomorrow's leaders be more informed citizens today.
Parents want straightforward things that kids will not get stuck on when they go online. Trust me: Bites has it!
Strengthening Our Democracy is a comprehensive one-semester curriculum for high school civics educators from ADL Education.
The curriculum includes 80 timely lesson plans that encourage students to understand their role in government and society, to actively engage in their communities, and to center around the pillars of anti-bias.
Each lesson links to Bites Media articles to cement the real-world application to the skills and knowledge learned.