Research and Resources
We love being out and about reading through the research, talking to experts, and chatting with families. We'll keep you on top of the research that fuels our work and we'd love to introduce you to our collaborators in the field who have great resources for parents, teachers, and kids alike!
Most teens in this country spend a significant portion of their time hanging out on Facebook and other social media sites. What kinds of experiences are young people having online? How do teens describe what it means to be a good digital citizen? Are their peers nice or cruel to one another online? Pew Internet and American Life answers these questions and more in their 2011 report, Teens, Kindness and Cruelty on Social Network Sites.
Search Institute is the new home of the National Institute on Media and the Family. Their parenting Web site hosts great advice on everything from technology to drugs and alcohol: www.parentfurther.com.