PresentationsJune 25, 2010

Promoting Teen Reading with Web 2.0 Tools | YALSA Pre-Conference

Kristen Purcell will be speaking at the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) ALA pre-conference in Washington DC, as part of a panel entitled “Promoting Teen Reading with Web 2.0 Tools.”

PresentationsApril 14, 2010

Networked Individuals: How they are reshaping social life and learning environments

Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, discusses how technology is helping “networked individuals” reshape their relationship to media, to information, and to each other.

Multi-section ReportsFebruary 19, 2010

Future of the Internet IV

Experts and stakeholders discuss predictions about the future of the internet. Update: Correction.

PresentationsDecember 2, 2009

Networked Learners

How technology has affected the way “digital natives” search for, gather and act on information.

PresentationsNovember 20, 2009

The New Information Ecology

Recent trends in Internet and mobile use and how information seekers come in different shapes and sizes.

PresentationsNovember 18, 2009

Teen Content Creators

Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.

PresentationsJune 2, 2009

Eating, Thinking and Staying Active with New Media

Media-Smart Youth expert panel discussion on the integration of the internet into daily life and what this means for educational programs that seek to engage youth through new media.

CommentaryNovember 10, 2008

Event: Politics and the Internet

The U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo, Japan, will host a discussion of politics and the internet on Wednesday, November 19.

CommentaryMay 15, 2008

New communication technologies’ impact on young adults

Our Writing, Technology and Teens report considered the impact of newer communication methods on young users. Do these effects carry over into a slightly older crowd?

CommentaryMay 13, 2008

What is reading?

Our recent study found there is a reciprocal relationship between different forms of media as electronic conventions seep, spring and even surge onto the printed page. The que…