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.”
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.
Future of the Internet IV
Experts and stakeholders discuss predictions about the future of the internet. Update: Correction.
How technology has affected the way “digital natives” search for, gather and act on information.
The New Information Ecology
Recent trends in Internet and mobile use and how information seekers come in different shapes and sizes.
Teen Content Creators
Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.
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.
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.
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?
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…