We’ve been warning kids for years not to put personal identifiers on the internet. Still, a new study from Pew shows that 71% of teens have mentioned their school name on social media and 20% have posted their cell numbers.
Okay, maybe this is just the paranoid mom talking but these numbers scare me:
I’m shocked but not surprised by this chart or anything in Pew’s new study “Teens, Social Media, and Privacy.”
The entire report is more proof that 12-17 year olds are not only comfortable on social media, they’ve learned how to navigate the treacherous waters better than their parents. Look at these numbers: