Pew Results: How do Teens Research

BY: Joyce Valenza |  VIA:  School Library Journal

This one really speaks to the need for digital literacy skills and the type of instruction we are all about.

Conducted by Pew, in collaboration with the College Board and the National Writing Project, the survey revealed that though of Advanced Placement and National Writing Project teachers  believed that digital search tools have a mostly positive impact on student research, they had serious concerns about student distraction, their use of a narrower range of resources, their expectations of quick answers, and their difficulty finding credible sources.

Read Full Article: New from Pew: How Teens do Research in the Digital World.