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Rewrite the headlines! Helping young people evaluate how academic research is reported in the media

Dr Alan Gow, is Associate Professor in Psychology at Heriot-Watt University. He received a British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award that helped launch a competition designed to engage young people in evaluating the coverage of research in the media. His project colleague, Dr Sinead Rhodes, is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Strathclyde.

• Alan Gow and Sinead Rhodes

The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.

Published in British Academy Review, Issue 27 (February 2016).