Teen Development online-MacArthur summary

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Tami-li Negus English 2010 Lesson #4 Summary #1 A study was released at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in November of 2008 about the amount of time teens spend online and how it might correlate with their development. The study was conducted by a group of 28 researchers and collaborators from the University of Southern California and the University of California, and funded by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The Foundation is supporting exploration into how digital media is affecting young people and many aspects of how they grow and learn. In conjunction with the late Peter Lyman of the University of California, Berkeley, and Michael Carter of the Monterey Institute for Technology and Education, the group was led by Mizuko Ito, University of California, Irvine, a researcher who headed the project and played a major role in writing the report. The research spanned over three years, included interviews with over 800 youth
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This note was uploaded on 06/27/2010 for the course ENG 1010 taught by Professor Shelton during the Spring '10 term at Utah Valley University.

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