Dating leads to bad grades
The first experimental study examining use of multiple platforms shows a causal link between time spent on these social ... A new nationally representative survey of American teenagers age 13-17 finds that teens have shifted their favored social media platforms and are now most likely to use Instagram and Snapchat.
Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram may not be great for personal well-being. They found even brief exposure to a Facebook-related image (logo, screenshot) can cause a pleasurable ...According to what we know today, using social media does not seem to have a significant adverse impact on school grades."Nevertheless, parents should take an interest in what their kids are doing on social media, know the social networks and be willing to understand the usage patterns," Appel further.It is reasonable to think this scenario could be linked to depression and divert attention from studying.” Authors indicated that more research is needed to identify characteristics that distinguish dating as a healthy developmental process from dating as part of a problem behavior syndrome. Orpinas says this study suggests, “dating should not be considered a rite of passage in middle school.” Co-authors are Arthur M.