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    • Verona High School HumanitiesDepartment
    • Half of teens send 50 or more text messages aday, or 1,500 texts a month, and one in threesend more than 100 texts a day, or more than 3,000 texts a month. (Lenhart, Ling, Campbell, & Purcell, 2010)
    • “Every two days now we create as muchinformation as we did from the dawn of civilization up until 2003.” Google CEO Eric Schmidt ( S i e g l e r, 2 0 1 0 )
    • (Bohn and Short, 2009)
    • http://www.flickr.com/photos/70323761@N00/1659490498/
    • “...were in the midst ofa literacy revolutionthe likes of which wehavent seen sinceGreek civilization," --Prof. Andrea Lunsford, Stanford University http://www.flickr.com/photos/70323761@N00/1659490498/
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    • November 3, 2008 McCain Obama620,359 supporters 2,379,102 supporters (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
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    • Obama had 403% moresubscribers than McCainObama had 905% moreviewers than McCain (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
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    • Note: The course of studies statesthat students from HBW may, upon recommendation, enter at Level III in a language. This is incorrect.
    • Works Cited• Jeremiah Owyang, JO. (2008, November 03). Snapshot of presidential candidate social networking stats: nov 3, 2008. Retrieved from http:// www.web-strategist.com/blog/2008/11/03/snapshot-of-presidential-candidate- social-networking-stats-nov-2-2008/• Lenhart, AL, Ling, RL, Campbell, SC, & Purcell, KP. (2010). Teens and Mobile Phones. Pew internet and family life project. Retrieved January 13, 2011, from http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2010/Teens-and-Mobile-Phones.aspx• Siegler, MS. (2010, August 04). Eric schmidt: every 2 days we create as much information as we did up to 2003. Techcrunch, Retrieved from http:// techcrunch.com/2010/08/04/schmidt-data/• Bohn, Roger, and James Short. "How Much Information? 2009 Report on American Consumers." UCSD: Global Information Industry Center. Global Information Industry Center University of California, San Diego, Dec. 2009.
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