Online hate speech is a growing problem. Education is part of the solution.
Do you want to hack online hate?
How does it work?
The SELMA Toolkit offers:
- Over 100 easy-to-access and customisable resources for teachers and other professionals working with children and young people.
- A wealth of flexible and hands-on activities which you can run as one-off sessions to trigger immediate engagement and effect.
- Clear guidance on how to build more comprehensive and sustained pathways of change.
Looking back at the SELMA “Drive change, hack online hate” conference
Drawing upon the achievements of the SELMA project, participants discussed how to tackle the problem of online hate speech through education and how to empower young people to become agents of change.
11th October 2019
Where’s the harm in online hate speech?
The SELMA project sits down with Professor Victoria Nash of the Oxford Internet Institute to unpack what we mean by ‘online harm’, and discuss some of the promises – and limitations – of both policy and education when it comes to dealing with online hate speech.
10th October 2019
Four suggestions to tackle online hate speech in your classroom
The "How to make SELMA work in a school context" guide contains four pathways specifically designed for school teachers who wish to educate their pupils about online hate speech.
23rd September 2019
Top tips to set up a whole-school strategy to hack online hate
Tackling online hate speech with young people ideally goes beyond the classroom, as part of a collaborative effort involving many different education stakeholders.
16th September 2019