#Being13: Inside the Secret World of Teens
CNN aired a TV special last night called #BeingThirteen. Incredible look into the lives of 200 eight graders from across the US.
This is the first large scale study to analyze what kids actually say to each other on social media and why it matters so deeply to them.
I would encourage parents and leaders to watch all of this material (there is some language)
“I would rather not eat for a week than get my phone taken away. It’s really bad,” said Gia, a13-year-old. “I literally feel like I’m going to die.”
“When I get my phone taken away, I feel kind of naked,” said Kyla, another 13-year-old. “I do feel kind of empty without my phone.”
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