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Trends in Teen Communication and Social Media Use: Free Webinar

February 3rd, 2011 · No Comments · ACA, Social Media, Technology, Teens

Working with young people for a living, we all tend to have a sense of the trends in social communication. The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project has been studying these trends and measuring teenagers communication patters. In October I had the pleasure of meeting with the brilliant Amanda Lenhart, Senior Research Specialist, […]

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Summer Camps for Teenagers and the Teen Brain

March 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Activities and Programming, Development & Behavior, Podcast, Teens

Summer camps for teenagers have changed over the last 20 years that I have been running camps. When I first started, there was not much for them to do besides work or  attend the typical summer camp. Over time, we have created a highly pressurized college application process, parents and school pile on the expectations, […]

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