And this era of globalization, many people access the internet to find information including children. Therefore it is necessary for the supervision of parents when children access the internet and play social media. It is also important that education in telling children about the danger of excessive use of the Internet or social media. The role of parents and the environment around us really affect how the mindset of children in this digitalization
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 is one thing that people all over the world use constantly everyone is posting, liking, sharing, and commenting on others post. Many people see it as a good thing for people, but there is a dark side to social media. Social media can be helpful however, it is more harmful to teens. The article “ Student Examines Negative Effects of Social Media on Teens” by Aurelie Krakowsky is about who teens are being badly affected by social media and the people using it. The second article “The Upside of Selfies: Social Media isn’t all bad for Kids” by Kelly Wallace is about who social media can help teens and there problems around the world for teens”.
Schoolyard bullying, we 've all heard about it, but now thanks to social media we have a place where bullying can happen 24 hours a day. There are pictures and videos to be continuously reminded. While some may argue that social media and traditional media are great platforms to help fix the bullying epidemic, they both have various negative effects on bullying, both cyber and face-to-face. Now with social media, we can spread a video or pictures taken of bullying, bullying can continue even when you aren 't face-to-face with that person, and traditional media alone can spread almost a mass hysteria in certain bullying situations that have gone "viral". Bullying isn 't new, and it didn 't just start yesterday, but the growth is substantial due to the resources that make bullying go far beyond face-to-face.
Schill (2011) states that the social media sites encourage negative behaviors for teen students such as procrastination (catching up with friends), and they are more likely to drink and drug. However, every day, many students are spending countless hours immersed in social media, such as Facebook, Snapchat ,Instagram, or Twitter. At first glance this may seem like a waste of time; however it also helps students to develop important knowledge and social skills, and be active citizens who create and share content. At present, whether social media is favorable or unfavorable, many students utilize these sites on a daily basis. As social media sites continue to grow in popularity it is our belief that technology is a vital part of today’s student success equation.
After the world became a small connected village by the technology that has achieved rapid and large developments in communications , starting with satellites and ending in small applications on mobile devices , which became accessible to almost everyone and in different ages . I choose to focus in my topic on the impact of social media in the lives of persons, especially the young people because it has wide spread among them and takes most of their times and cares. So it was necessary to make a survey that helps to understand how the young people deal with social media and the reasons for their quickly integration with it and how they affect and are affected by. I focused on the following points as red lines to describe the situation socially and not only statistically: First: The most important reasons that lead the young people to use social media with interest. Second: The ways that young people deal with social media.
Since 2017, there are 2.46 billion social media users. Many people use social media to follow their friends, and some people use social media to brighten others’ day. After reading one of the article,” Student examines negative effects of social media on teens” by Aurelie Krakowsky, which discusses the harmful side of social media, and talks about how it affects kids. After reading the other article“The Upside of Selfies: Social media isn’t all bad for kids”, by Kelly Wallace (CNN), which shows that social media can be beneficial to teens,and how it helps them. After reading the two articles, it has been concluded that social media can be harmful; but, there is more evidence to support that social media can be beneficial.
In this chapter, the researchers discusses the different information from different articles, books, internet and other thesis about the social media. It 's effects, benefits and problems towards the life of a high school student. Those that were included in the chapter helps in familiarizing information that are relevant and similar to the present study. Physical According to Anna Belle La Force, It is no secret that the evolution of the computer has made great advancements in becoming a part of our everyday lives. So much so, that most of us are fixed with one at any given moment.
To add to it, Seomworld.com reported that social media helped students have a better direction of what they want, now they have ease of reaching to mentors in the same industry and people already working in their dream company, and get a taste of what it is like, which was quite impossible for students 10 years ago. Social media makes everything better. It tells us what we need to work on more to be good at our own craft. I personally use SNS to ask people whenever I am having a hard time doing a certain thing. If ever I did something wrong or I failed at it, people seemed to criticize me and I did not take it as
There have been many debates on whether social media has a positive or negative effect on our lives. Many people think that social media has had a definite positive effect on our lives as it has lead to many developments in technology; it has also lead many businesses to boom because they can learn more about their customers and target market through social media. As the UAE is still a relatively new country not many people may know of the ways that social media can affect the youth of this country. Emirati parents should monitor teenagers’ use of social media because of its negative effects on their education, health and its threat to their safety and privacy. EDUCATION The first negative effect social media has on teenagers is its effect on their education.