What is Sexting? <ul><li>Sexting is defined as “sexually suggestive text messaging via mobile devices.” </li></ul><ul><li>It is form of flirting as well as harassment especially among young people. </li></ul>
Survey <ul><li>As part of this project I created a 10 question survey and received 23 responses. The results are on the following slides. </li></ul>
Have you ever sent a revealing picture of someone you know via cell phone?
Is "Sexting" really as big of a problem as the media makes it out to be?
Are you aware of the legal consequences associated with different situations of "Sexting"?
Has someone you know ever been a victim of harassment due to "sexting"?
Do you use "sexting" as a form of flirting?
Has advancements in technology increased stress in the lives of teenagers?
Do certain "cliques" participate more in "sexting" than others?
Is their anyway to curb sexting and the negative impact it has?
Bibliography <ul><li>“ Sexting.” Addictionary. 5 May 2009. http://addictionary.org/words/1107/sexting </li></ul><ul><li>“ Sexting: Shockingly common among teens.” CBS News. 4 May 2009. <http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/01/15/national/main4723161.shtml> </li></ul>
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