Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Youth and Social Media
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Introducing the official SlideShare app

Stunning, full-screen experience for iPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Youth and Social Media

1,391
views

Published on

Presentation as part of a workshop for Kansas State 4-H Focus Team

Presentation as part of a workshop for Kansas State 4-H Focus Team


0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
1,391
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
11
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide
  • Pew Study Pew Internet’s Teens and Mobile Phones, April 2010. Joint study with the University of Michigan, available at pewinternet.org.
  • Lenhart et al., 2007, Pew Internet and American Life Project 
  • Among teens, cell phone ownership jumps at 13, and then steadily increases with age31% of 8-10 year-olds own a cell phone; 17% have a laptop; 65% have a handheld gaming deviceAfrican-American and Hispanic youth spend more time consuming media, particularly on cell phones
  • Transcript

    • 1. Using Social Media as an Extension Professional Working with Youth
      Rock Springs 4-H Center, Kansas State, April 1, 2011
      Anne Mims Adrian, PhD
      Twitter.com/aafromaa Slideshare.net/aafromaa anne.adrian@extension.org blog.anneadrian.com
    • 2. 2
    • 3. Questions/ Suggestions
      The questions and suggestions for the workshop are in this Google Doc.
      Feel free to comment and build on the questions in the document.
      https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jOUhujo5TUdTt2kGTTBmnpJ70nDpJduBx2ASbaR_8xM/edit?hl=en#
    • 4. 4
      Teens use of the Internet, Mobile Phones, and Social Networks
    • 5. Teens lead use of the Internet
      Teen data Sept 2009; Adult data Nov 2010
      Pew Internet’s Teens and Mobile Phones, April 2010 Joint study with the University of Michigan
    • 6. Gen Y outnumber Baby Boomers.
      96% of them have joined social networks.
      flickr.com/photos/vermininc/3070779130/
    • 7. Youth Online Participation
      64% of teenage Internet users engage in online content creation and that 28% have created an online journal or blog.
    • 8. Digital divide
      Teen Internet access is highest among teens with…
      • White parents
      • 9. College-educated parents
      • 10. Annual household incomes above $50,000
    • Digital divide
      High-speed (broadband) access in the home is also most common in white, highly educated and more affluent households
    • 11. Digital divide
      High-speed connection means greater overall engagement in online activities, particularly activities like social media.
    • 12. Teen cell phone use on the rise
      Teen data Sept 2009; Adult data Nov 2010
      Pew Internet’s Teens and Mobile Phones, April 2010 Joint study with the University of Michigan
    • 13. Teen cell phone use varies by age
      31% of 8-10 year-olds have a cell phone January 2010 Kaiser Family Foundation kff.org
    • 14. Teens and young adults are the heaviest SNS users
      Among teens, girls are no more likely than boys to use SNS.
      Among adults, women use SNS at higher rates than men.
      Teen data Sept 2009; Adult data Nov 2010
      Pew Internet’s Teens and Mobile Phones, April 2010 Joint study with the University of Michigan
    • 15. Teens: Twitter is less popular than SNS
      THE BIEBER EFFECT?
      14-17 year-old girls are the heaviest teen Twitter users.
      13% of this group use Twitter, compared with 7% of boys the same age.
      Teen data Sept 2009; Adult data Nov 2010
      Pew Internet’s Teens and Mobile Phones, April 2010 Joint study with the University of Michigan
    • 16. Texting increasing other communications use remains stable
      From 2006 to 2009, daily use:
      Texting increased 27% to 54%
      Call on land line cell phones
      Social networking
      Instant messaging
      Email
      Talk face-to-face
      Remain the same or decreased
    • 17. On SNs, a girl’s image is not always what it seems.
      74% of girls agree that “most girls my age use social networking sites to make themselves look cooler than they are.”
      Girls downplay several positive characteristics of themselves online, like their intelligence and efforts to be a good influence.
      Girls with low self-esteem are more likely to say their online image doesn’t match their in person image. They are also more likely to report negative experiences on social network sites.
    • 18. Girls have good intentions but don’t always act safe online.
      85% of girls have talked with their parents about safe social networking behavior, but half admit they aren’t as careful as they should be.
      Many girls are concerned about the potential negative consequences of their online behavior and content.
    • 19. Girls’ emotional safety and reputations
      68% of girls have had a negative experience on a social networking site.
    • 20. Upside to social networking
      Better relationships
      56% of girls agree that social networks help them feel closer and more connected to their friends.
      Connections to causes
      52% have gotten involved in causes they care about through a social network.
    • 21. Appropriate use of social media with teens?
      A restrictive policy from Virginia
      www.doe.virginia.gov/boe/meetings/2011/01_jan/agenda_items/item_j.pdf
      Forum discusses Virginia’s policy
      www.edweek.org/forums/education-forums_current-events_should-teachers-text
      A Guide to develop a policy
      www.cosn.org/Portals/7/docs/Web%202.0/CoSN%20AUP%20Guide%20Press%20Release.pdf
    • 22. References
      Salmond, Kimberleeand Purcell , Kristen. Pew Internet’s Teens and Mobile Phones, April 2010. Joint study with the University of Michigan, available at pewinternet.org. Retrieved March 30, 2011
      Joseph Kahne, Nam-Jin Lee, Jessica TimpanyFeezell. The Civic and Political Significance of Online Participatory Cultures among Youth Transitioning to Adulthood http://ypp.dmlcentral.net/sites/all/files/publications/OnlineParticipatoryCultures.WORKINGPAPERS.pdfRetrieved March 30, 2011
      Girl Scout Research Institute’s Who’s That Girl: Image and Social Media Survey, November 2010. Available at girlscouts.org.
      Lenhart et al., 2007, Pew Internet and American Life Project  Retrieved March 30, 2011
    • 23. Comments and Questions
      Anne Adrian
      anne.adrian@extension.org
      Twitter.com/afromaa
      Slideshare.net/aafromaa