Survey: Nearly all wired teens use social-networking sites

08/14/2007 | eSchool News (free registration)

Ninety-six percent of 9- to 17-year-olds with Internet access say they use social-networking sites, such as MySpace, Facebook and Webkinz, and nearly half say they discuss schoolwork. "There is no doubt that these online teen hangouts are having a huge influence on how kids today are creatively thinking and behaving," said Anne L. Bryant, executive director of the National School Boards Association, which released the survey.

View Full Article in:

eSchool News (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Marketing Coordinator
Insight Education Group
Encino, CA
Sales Coordinator
Insight Education Group
Encino,CA, CA
Assistant Professor of Education with Math and/or Science (STEM) Emphasis
Advocate Marketing Manager
San Mateo, CA
Math Specialist
PCG Education
Richmond, VA