Tiera Chantè Tanksley completed her PhD in the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA and is a newly appointed postdoctoral scholar at the UCI Connected Learning Lab. Her research focuses on how Girls of Color use digital media and computer science technology to engage in political activism.
June 10, 2020
“Black boys are losing their lives, but black girls…we’re losing our minds” — Youth Mobilizing Social Media for Healing in the Black Lives Matter Movement
These days, it seems impossible to escape the crushing psychological weight of Black death and dying. Everywhere I turn - my social media accounts, local and international news, attendance at protests -...Categories: Civic Engagement, Critical Perspectives, Equity