Officials are adding "sexting" to banned activities for students

08/24/2009 | Dallas Morning News (free registration), The

Some Texas school districts are creating policies that ban students from sending sexually suggestive or indecent text messages or pictures -- known as "sexting." "We hope it works as a deterrent," said a spokesman for a Texas district that banned the practice. "Most students know that it [sexting] is wrong, but now they know they will get in trouble if they are caught."

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