Teens-and-Mobile-Phones (1)

Teens from lower income families earning less than

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Unformatted text preview: nd 84% of teens say they use text messaging in this way. Cell -phone owning teens who have parents who also have phones are more likely to report using text messages to coordinate physical meetings – 42% of parents with cell phones have a teen who reports micro -coordination of in -person meetings at least once a day, compared with 28% of teens with parents who do not have cell phones. Pew Internet & American Life Project Teens and Mobile Phones | 58 Teens from lower income families earning less than $30,000 annually are less likely meetings – 42% of parents with cell phones have a teen who reports micro -coordination of in -person meetings at least once a day, compared with 28% of teens with parents who do not have cell phones. Teens from lower income families earning less than $30,000 annually are less likely than wealthier teens to use text messaging for school work. Close to half (45%) of poorer teens say they never text about school work, while 30% of all teens say they never text about school assignments. Olde...
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