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Our Conversation at TheCivicCommons

Join us at TheCivicCommons for a discussion on what it takes to facilitate a productive, enjoyable, and worthwhile.

CivicCommons-logoThere are many places online where people are engaging in conversation with each other, for better or for worse — social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, collaborative spaces like Google docs and listservs, comment fields on new sites and video sharing sites, and innovative engagement platforms like The Civic Commons.

What factors, aside from the technology, lead to “good”, healthy conversations? Why are so many online conversation threads so uncivil and unproductive? What can a conversation host or facilitator do to actively nurture high-quality conversations online, no matter what platform is used? Let us know what you think!

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