Grants:IdeaLab/The Power of Youth

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The Power of Youth
My AP English Language class (73 students at an all-girls high school) will be contributing to several content areas as they conduct research for their semester-long argumentative position paper. They are responsible for finding, referencing, and contributing new information to several pages.
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created on20:10, 6 March 2015 (UTC)

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Increased awareness of flaws with some content areas, contribution to global knowledge base, counteract disparity of women contributing to Wikipedia content.

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Directly engaging young women to discover new information and contribute that information to the global knowledge database that is Wikipedia. Particular emphasis on information sourced from women.


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