Our mission is to develop tools and resources to help people cultivate a capacity for critical thinking, media literacy, and reflective thought.
THE TIKTOK CHALLENGE: CURBING SOCIAL MEDIA’S INFLUENCE ON YOUNG MINDS
A new report from Reboot explores how TikTok influences its youngest users and their understanding of news, especially as it relates to science, news, and democracy.
REBOOT'S POSITION ON CHILDREN AND SOCIAL MEDIA
As a foundation created to elevate critical thinking and reflective thought, we recognize that there is a danger in giving a government more control over what people in a free society can see, hear, and say. But it is clear from our research into social media and children that it is time for action.Click Here
Social media and mental health
People aren’t willing to stop scrolling even though they acknowledge social media harms their mental health.Click Here
Low science knowledge, poor critical thinking linked to conspiracy beliefsClick Here
MISINFORMED & MISLED: MISTRUST AND DISINFORMATION FRUSTRATE VOTERS
A Reboot study found that people don’t have the tools or skills needed to identify election misinformation.Read the report