Stephen Balkam, Founder and CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI), is interviewed by Mary Karapetian Alvord, Ph.D., 2013 President of the APA Division, Society for Media Psychology and Technology. FOSI is an international organization with the mission "to make the online world safer for kids and their families". Mr. Balkam and Dr. Alvord discuss media literacy, internet safety, and generational understandings of technology.
Dr. Lane’s research involves applications of artificial intelligence to educational problems. He is at the USC Institute for Creative Technologies and his work has focused on issues related to learning in game-based and informal learning environments.
Interview by Fran C. Blumberg, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Psychological & Educational Services, Fordham University