Communication Resources for Researchers

National Academies Releases Interactive Toolkit for Communicating Newsworthy Social and Behavioral Science

The social and behavioral sciences produce “news”—interesting and important insights that can improve lives. But, what can scientists and the media do to accurately report science given the pressures they face? And what science is newsworthy in the first place? Researchers and journalists offered their observations and practical advice on communicating social and behavioral science news in clear, compelling, and accurate ways at a seminar of the National Academies’ Roundtable on the Communication and Use of Social and Behavioral Science. Learn more