Future Research

Read about our key project outcomes here. Our ongoing research includes:

To advance our understanding of young people’s experience of media literacy education we are:

  • Implementing a national questionnaire of primary and high school teachers and follow-up interviews
  • Developing an updated Australian Media Literacy Framework

To ensure young people’s experiences, ideas and needs are at the forefront of national debates about the news media landscape we are:

  • Carrying out focus group interviews and workshops with young people.
  • Supporting 21 news champions to engage with the news and lead public discussions.

To advance young Australians news media literacy we are:

  • Working with the Museum of Australian Democracy, young people and teachers to create learning materials around the Truth, Power and a Free Press exhibition.
  • Mapping opportunities for news media literacy in education within the Australian Curriculum.

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