Let Me Persuade You! Research and Curriculum

Want to learn more about the possibilities to help young adolescents read their worlds?

This site for the new Let Me Persuade You! project explores how to use the right combination of design, technologies, and persuasive techniques to help you create voice in your compositions through incorporating visual information.

It was first unveiled for feedback at the New England League of Middle Schools annual conference in Providence, Rhode Island in April, 2018. A white paper draft was also made available to participants to review.


Here is a link to HerSummit presentation that Dr. Fortuna presented at Rhode Island College, titled, “SocialMedia, Body Image, and Gender Identity: From Exposure to Empowerment.