Teens are most likely wasting time on social media instead of using that time wisely on school work, or things that need to be done. For example, according to an article titled " Social Media Can Be Both Bummer And Boon For The Brain." The University of California, Berkeley 's Greater Good Science Center published a column but within a sort text it said, "Social media platforms have become a huge part of the lives of young adults and teens: 45 percent of teenagers report they use apps such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram every day." Also this article states, "When we accept that it is here to stay, we can also see it as a new opportunity for connection and mindfulness." Social media is harmful to out society.
Social Media Social media is a media to socialize with each other that done online that allows human to interlock each other without being limited space and time. In this era social media is like something that is important to everyone, almost everyone has a social media, as well as adults, teenagers and even today even kids already have social media. Social media is very influential in our lives, because in social media everyone can be free to argue, and we will also be influenced on the opinion of people who we do not necessarily know and not necessarily the opinion of the person is true. There are so many negative impact that social media can bring. There are some negative impact of social media usage such as making us become addicted to social media, excessive use of social media makes us become addicted as, if we should always open social media every day and make an obligation.
A network that is constantly used by many people, yet it is considered to be fast growing and the most accessible site is social media. Social media is another form of online communication-used as a tool for people to gather information and to bring people closer or perhaps further apart depending on how they viewed and observed what is shown publicly. The idea of all types of social media is nevertheless the same; it is different in the way it is formatted. By predetermining the advantages and disadvantages of social media, this essay will discuss the effects that it has upon users whether it is an opportunity or a threat. Considering the possibility, the network provides a wide range of unlimited access to connect, making it very convenient
Social media is a useful tool to students, but too much use of social media has changed the daily routine in their education, instead of reading books and studying. Students waste too much time in using social media and prefer holding gadgets and it as past time hobby. Many students are using social media thus students still have different perspective in using it. Thus social media gives positive review on how it can help students in studies. “Computers themselves, and software yet to be developed, will revolutionized the way we learn” according to Steve Jobs n.d. Education in today’s world is all about connection in social media.
Because of continued access to the networking site may cause visual problems, sitting in the same position for a long time may cause back pain. Social media has made the world a smaller place, now we more ways to use it. Social media has improved our ability to absorb information which would have seemed to be overwhelming for anyone 20 years ago is normal for us, we have an extreme ease of processing and we are evolving rapidly. This is followed by the positive effects of social media on education: - 1. Google and education, Google has helped over 20 million students with education using their tools.
In the past, social networking were used initially by college students to stay posted about their school activities and keep in touch with their family and friends back home, but today the majority of social networks are used by high school students. They use it for the wrong reasons such as cyber bullying, instigating altercations, and even posting content that isn’t age appropriate. Social networks are one of the leading causes for the exposure of endless dangers for minors, so the various networks should find an efficient way to monitor what minors post. According to a research conducted by Pediatrics of Brown Danny, spending hours on social networking sites can lead certain teenagers to start comparing themselves to others, resulting in depression. Some of us are in the habit of comparing our friends list with that of our friends and acquaintances.
Joseline Zetino Professor Stephen Van Dyck English 145 20 January 2018 The power of Social Media Social media has developed tremendously over the years that in today’s society it plays an important role. It’s exceedingly effective in education, politics, businesses and creating noble causes. On the contrary, social media come with few disadvantages. People’s life have become more public through social media that is has created an antisocial world. The addition among the youth with social media has become an issue in today’s date.
In this day and age, interaction has become very important especially after the emergence of web 2.0. It has led to globalization, millions of people have come together to interact and socialize with one another in order to relieve stress, entertain themselves and talk to people with whom they share similar interests. As much as it sounds simple and fun, it does seem to have its set of drawbacks. Exposure to a lot of these Social Networking Sites (SNS) has caused psychological problems amongst the teenagers as they’re the heavy users for this medium. In this paper, I’ll be talking about social networking sites, what are some of the fundamental features of these sites, their target audience and how they have managed to prove itself to be problematic amongst the youth.
Technology, can make a person's/student's life better or worse, depending on what it is and how it is used. Most of students get lost in virtuality. They choose easy way and dont know that it could affect negatively. Phones and laptops replaced note books and library especially. Nowadays students prefer to take a picture of whats is written on the board than to have a note .