Department of Child and Adolescent Development
San Jose State University
United States of America
Areas of research include youth civic development, civic education, digital media and adolescent development, and digital media and learning. Dr. Middaugh's current research project, "Teens & Their Digital Worlds" examines questions of how teens learn to use the internet, technology and social media safely, responsibly and productively and the role of parents and schools in that process.
Child and Adolescent Development
Youth comprehension of political messages in YouTube videos (Bowyer, Kahne & Middaugh, 2015).
The Social and Emotional Components of Gaming (Middaugh, 2016)
U Suk! Participatory media and youth experiences with political discourse in Youth & Society (Middaugh, Bowyer & Kahne, 2016)