Papers & Presentations

Outreach Materials


A Good Question, a Search Institute blog post
Author: Amy Syvertsen
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Civic and Character Development: Good Data Starts with Good Measures, a CIRCLE guest blog post
Authors: Amy Syvertsen, Laura Wray-Lake, and Aaron Metzger
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Youth Civic and Character Measures Toolkit
Authors: Amy Syvertsen, Laura Wray-Lake, and Aaron Metzger
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Organized Activities: Youth Engagement and Why it Matters Research Brief
Authors: Roots of Engaged Citizenship Team
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Papers


Testing Multidimensional Models of Youth Civic Engagement: Model Comparisons, Measurement Invariance, and Age Differences
Authors: Laura Wray-Lake, Aaron Metzger, and Amy Syvertsen
Publication: Applied Developmental Science
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How Children Understand Civic Actions: A Mixed Method Perspective
Authors: Aaron Metzger, Amy Syvertsen, Benjamin Oosterhoff, Laura Wray-Lake, and Elizabeth Babskie
Publication: Journal of Adolescent Research
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Character Development: Are We Putting the Cart before the Horse?
Authors: Jennifer Shubert, Laura Wray-Lake, Aaron Metzger, and Amy Syvertsen
Publication: Human Development, Letter to the Editor
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Sociopolitical Development and Positive Youth Development: Emerging Themes from the 2014 Youth Civic Engagement Preconference from the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence
Authors: Holly Karakos and Laura Wray-Lake (2015)
Publication: International Journal of Developmental Science
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Presentations

 

Character Development across Childhood and Adolescence and the Role of Parenting Practices
Lead Author: Jennifer Shubert, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Child Development Biennial Meeting, April 2017
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Developmental Trajectories of Civic Engagement across Childhood and Adolescence: Exploring Racial/Ethnic Group Differences
Lead Author: Laura Wray-Lake, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Child Development Biennial Meeting, April 2017
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Under what circumstances does discrimination fuel civic behavior among middle and high school Latinx students?
Lead Author: Maura Shramko, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Child Development Biennial Meeting, April 2017
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Youth Civic Engagement and Developmental Competencies: An Examination of Age-Specific Links
Lead Author: Aaron Metzger, Paper
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, April 2016
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Civic Training Grounds: Role of OST Developmental Experiences in Promoting Civic Development
Lead Author: Amy Syvertsen, Paper
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, April 2016
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A Person-Centered Approach to Exploring the Role of Ecological Assets in Character Development
Lead Author: Jennifer Shubert, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, April 2016
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Family Decision-Making Autonomy from Middle Childhood to Adolescence: Person-Based Patterns and Media-Related Issues
Lead Author: Wendy Rote, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, April 2016
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Character Development and Engaged Citizenship among Children and Adolescents
Lead Author: Laura Wray-Lake, Training Seminar
Conference: Military Child Education Coalition, July 2015
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Direct and Interactive Roles of Parental Civic Socialization Practices and Autonomy Support in Predicting Children and Adolescents’ Civic Engagement
Lead Author: Laura Wray-Lake, Paper
Conference: Society for Research on Child Development Biennial Meeting, March 2015
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Character Strengths and Values: Theoretical Integrations and Empirical Tests
Lead Author: Jennifer C. Shubert, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Child Development Biennial Meeting, March 2015
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What are Best Practices in Design and Analysis for a Longitudinal Study with Planned Missing Data?
Lead Author: Laura Wray-Lake, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Child Development Developmental Methodology Special Topic Meeting, September 2014
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Developmental Correlates of Everyday Environmental Actions among Youth
Lead Author: Laura Wray-Lake, Paper
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, March 2014
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Adolescents’ Perspectives on the Intersection of Citizen and Self
Lead Author: Amy Syvertsen, Paper
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, March 2014
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A Q-analysis of Youth Understanding of Associations Between Character Strengths and Civic Involvement
Lead Author: Aaron Metzger, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, March 2014
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Character Strengths in the “Stream of Life”: The Process of Developing Measures for Young People
Lead Author: Maura Shramko, Poster
Conference: Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, March 2014
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Children and Adolescents' Application of Character Strengths to Environmental and Conservation Activities
Lead Author: Aaron Metzger, Paper
Conference: Biennial Meeting of the International Positive Psychology Association, June 2013
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Character of a Common Hero: Insights from Children and Adolescents
Lead Author: Brian Riches, Poster
Conference: Biennial Meeting of the International Positive Psychology Association, June 2013
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Typologies of Character among Children and Adolescents
Lead Author: Jennifer C. Shubert, Poster
Conference: Biennial Meeting of the International Positive Psychology Association, June 2013
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