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Checking In With Gen Z

September 13, 2022
How high schoolers are feeling as the school year begins and the midterm election campaign heats up

During the spring of 2022, Murmuration partnered with the Walton Family Foundation on a comprehensive study of Generation Z attitudes. The research, conducted by John Della Volpe and SocialSphere, confirmed that Gen Z feels stressed, unprepared for life after graduation and underwhelmed by the efforts of community and political leaders to understand and address the challenges they are working to overcome.

In late August, we checked back in with high school-aged Zoomers to better understand how they were feeling and learn more about what we can do to help them prepare for positions of leadership and influence in our society.

This new report reveals the deep concerns among Gen Z that their voices are not being heard in decisions about their own lives. It provides new insight in how they envision their futures and what they expect from public and private institutions.

Read the Report