The BBC and participative news generation 

The BBC is at the vanguard of the emerging mixed and mashed participatory culture.

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Also Mediasnackers (GBR) The BBC are launching a new project called School Report inviting 12 and 13 year olds to create news items which will be published on a dedicated project website. The BBC have created lessons plans, newsroom tips and additional support to promote involvement in the project.