Media education: From passive consumers to active creators

The project aims at implementing media education at the secondary schools of five European countries while using hands-on approach as the main teaching method. Students will learn how to use simple media production technologies and techniques by creating media outputs in the form of videos, a joint newspaper, a website and counter advertisements on...

Good news from all around the world

We will search for positive news from all around the world. You are invited to either put a link to the news, write a summary or add the pictures or videos. The aim of this activity is to focus our attention to uplifting and inspiring stories that happen every day and everywhere. 

 

These are some good things that happened all around the world. The articles were written by 10th graders attending classes B and F at Escola Secundária de Casquilhos.

And these were written by 11th and 12th graders from Escola Secundária de Casquilhos.

Motivational videos suggested by Portuguese students:

"Awakening" - Don't be afraid of living your dreams. Say "yes" to life. (Video suggested by Bogdan, 11.ºB)

"Real-life Hero" - Real-life heroes are the ones that practise random kindness while expecting nothing in return. (Video suggested by Fábio and Miguel, 12.ºA)

“Video that will change your life. I have no words left.” The world would be a much better place if we were always willing to help each other. In short, “if you give a little love, you can get a little love of your own.” (Video suggested by Sérgio, 11.ºB)

“Nick Vujicic - No Arms, No Legs, No Worries - Jr. High Talk” - Nick Vujajic, a man that has no limbs, gives an inspirational speech about loving one another and finding purpose in life. (Video suggested by Rafaela, 10.ºB)

Links to good news from all around the world suggested by Portuguese students. Hover over the image to display the blue icons. Click on them:

 

"Good news" from the 11th Lyceum Peristeriou students'  point of view:

On the image you may select  the yellow stars that appear.

Author: Darina Kocurova
Last editor: Glykeria Gouvatsou