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Teen Voices: The Pressure to Stay Connected

Middle schoolers use technology for lots of things, from texting and online gaming, to streaming TV and movies, and posting on social media. It might seem like kids today are almost always connected to a device. But is our 24/7 digital world actually healthy for them? In this video, your students can hear what other teens have to say about how digital media has them feeling “hooked,” then think critically about their own digital media use.

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