Michael Berson

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Child-serving professionals have struggled to understand the often complex emotional and behavioral responses of children and youth who are immersed in interconnected environments and consumed by digital technologies. A comparative analysis on challenging online behaviors of adolescent girls in the United States and New Zealand was completed. Survey results(More)
Technology skills are critical for workforce readiness and are a key predictor of job success. What does it mean to be workforce ready? To answer this question, definitions of workforce readiness and methods used to measure it are examined. Application of these definitions and methods reveals substantial gaps in the national level of work force readiness.(More)
Youth civic engagement is recognized as an essential component necessary for the preservation of democratic practices; however, inadequate levels of civic participation persist among young people. Past research has shown that young people are more likely to participate in politics when they are informed. We present survey data collected from middle and high(More)
S OF PAPERS PRESENTED AT THE 8TH CONFERENCE OF THE E N T O M O L O G I C A L S O C I E T Y OF I S R A E L Basic and Applied Research on Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of Agricultural Importance in Israel
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