CERG Description

The goal of the Civic Engagement Research Group (CERG) is to provide an evidence base that informs the design of policies and programs that promote the development of citizens for an effective, just, and humane democratic society.

In age of fake news, teaching media literacy + quiz

Many people assume that because youth are fluent in social media they are equally perceptive about what they find there. Joseph Kahne and Benjamin Bowyer recently published the results of their own look at "youth judgments of the accuracy of truth claims tied to controversial public issues."

Publication Date: 
December 16, 2016