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Literacy is often considered a cornerstone of education that empowers people to participate in economic, social and cultural life. But what does it mean “to be literate”? Educational researchers, policy…

Sociocultural institutions like schools have an important role in formulating and operationalizing society’s hopes and expectations regarding media use, cultural participation and social integration. Scientific research is set up to…

Social media evoke mixed feelings: some people praise the potential of new media, while others fear the current or pending crisis. The research group Culture & Education from the Ghent…