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Digital Democracy

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Our learning module on the topic of Digital democracy not only includes a video, but is also supplemented by various small interactive knowledge quizzes to support learning. You will be introduced to the topic in short, informative chapters and receive a valuable impulse to become active yourself in the "action" part of the video. Finally, you will find further links on digital democracy in the module. Be part of it!

Teachtoday interactive learning offer at a glance
Topic: Digital democracy
Target Group: Adults accompanying children (9-16 years) such as parents, teachers, educational professionals
Duration: 15:25 min
Format: Interactive educational video in H5P

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Explore the educational video in easy language on the topic of "digital democracy". This fascinating tool offers insights into digital co-determination and responsible political action. Use the video in various learning situations.
Learning objectives
In the "Digital democracy" video, you can find out how to defend yourself against hate speech and fake news and how to use digitalization to strengthen democracy.

In detail you will learn:
what democracy means,
aspects of digital democracy
dangers of digital democracy (extremist views and fake news)
Checklist on how to recognize good reporting (using an example):
  • Source research
  • Objectivity and balance
  • Fact-checking
  • Careful research
  • Correct presentation of the context
  • Clear separation of facts and opinions
  • Professional writing style and quality standards
Results-oriented action in the new media based on solid technical and methodological knowledge,
correctly assess and evaluate facts and problem situations in new media with sound technical and methodological knowledge,
filter essential information from a wide range of information with a critical distance and make conscious decisions,
develop your own sense of the consequences and implications of using new media.
The most important information at a glance
Digital democracy offers opportunities to strengthen citizen participation and expand democratic processes.
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