The topic of if Educators have a responsibility to use technology and social media to promote social justice and fight oppression was are last debate topic for are EDTC400 class. This is something that as a person is completely true in all matters that can come from it and even more so for the educators that teach students for the most of their young lives. Students look up to teachers to learn and grow throughout their school years and many still look up to their past teachers and educators as mentors. In the political world the people are the ones that keep the government’s truthful and responsible for the well being of the country and the people that live in the country. So as a duty for educators that also live in the country they have the same duty to oppose social injustices and fight oppression that takes place, even more so for the students that they teach to grow up in a better world. But let’s go to the pre vote:
The post vote:
The class voted for agree in this argument gaining a few in the post vote to their side. I think this is due to a lot of the past debates that we have had with how tech is implemented in class and getting students to look up to teachers and educators as role models that can help the students grow into a better person even after they graduate and move on in life as an adult.