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Social Media & Beyond (Young Adult)

  • March 11, 2021
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Zoom Meeting

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  • Any staff member of a LILRC Institutional Member or a LILRC Retired Member
  • For staff and members of any other councils.

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In a world that is becoming more digital, developing global understanding and empathy is more important that ever. Building character and widen perspectives by meeting young adults where they are and guiding them in becoming more self-aware and socially conscious in real life and online is critical. Anastasia will share lessons from her outreach program, Beyond the Huddle, that she developed with a 2020 high school graduate and presents to organizations and schools across the nation.

Participants will:

- Hear a first - hand story of a private social media post that caused a national firestorm
- Better understand the impact social justice has on the minds and souls of young people
- Deconstruct biases to help encourage young people to be upstanders
- Build community around inclusivity and a sense of belonging
- Discuss how young adults can improve their social engagements and digital citizenship

Presented by: ANASTASIA GAVALAS, MS SDA
Education Specialist & Advisor
Presenter Bio

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For questions, please email Erin Hunter, ehunter@lilrc.org.

Professional Development Hours: 1 (.1 CEUs)

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Phone: (631) 675-1570
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