The Newsela EdAdvance Social Balance Collection
The Newsela EdAdvance Social Balance Collection provides students with the knowledge and tools they need to maintain a positive self-image and avoid the negative mental health consequences associated with the unexamined use of social media.
With the resource, teachers can help students:
Understand the science behind social media app purposes and design
Understand the implications of dopamine addiction, algorithmic manipulation, as well as the dynamics of doom-scrolling
Acquire tools and techniques to maintain a positive self-image and mental health