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AASL President Susan Ballard Commends Pew Research Center’s Report on Teen Digital Research

AASL commended the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, the College Board, and the National Writing Project for the recently published report, How Teens Do Research in the Digital World. The report shares findings on a survey of Advanced Placement and National Writing Project teachers about their students’ research habits and the impact of technology on their studies. AASL president Susan Ballard called the report a “must read” noting “the report points out both explicit and implied rationale related to the importance of the need for qualified school librarians to be at the forefront of collaborative instructional design, delivery, and assessment related to the development of effective student researchers.” Go here to see the full report