Teenagers are the most risky age because in this age they learn how to interact with people and build relationships. Second, it causes crimes towards children. Using social media can be harmful and not good for children unless parents watch their children and what they are doing online. There Is a study who said that 93% of children between the ages 12 – 17 use the internet and 63% from them use it daily.it is also dangerous for children who search for not good websites and that sometimes cause a psychological problems in their minds. Third, it leads to identity theft.
Also, masking one 's identity on the internet make someone more likely to be a cyberbully (SIRS 1). Masking one’s identity can be a serious problem. Being anonymous can make someone a cyber bully and bullying kids online can lead to depression. “Cyber-bullying and posting inappropriate comments or content are just a few instances Belechak has seen of the 'ugly side ' of social media and how it 's affecting teens in school,” (Tate 6). Children are the
Does social media have a negative effect on people? Review on literature: Social media may seem like a harmless sight of the online world, but it is filled with things that children, teens, and even adults may find extremely inappropriate. For teens and children, it’s filled with dark secrets. There are strange people who make bad content, and it could inflict them fear, and change the way they think. I use social media every day, and I find these things EVERYWHERE.
Technology may keep us in touch,but it can rip us apart from society. People overuse social media all the time and people start to depend on it more and more and they start to isolate themselves from society. That’s what causes depression, anxiety, and social awkwardness. Although technology may keep us in contact with family and friends, it’s also the root to many different types of evil that you probably never thought would happen to you. Social media and networking provides a distraction from life.
The use of technological devices to cause emotional harm and distress to its victims has been around for quite some time. Cyberbullying becomes more prevalent as technology continues to develop, providing more ways for individuals to be bullied online. Cyberbullying has become a major issue for society, because it affects our homes and is very prominent among adolescent teens. And we must control the effects it has on our communities, by understanding how cyberbullying works, its effect in schools and the negative impacts it has on society. Cyber-bullying may seem meaningless since there 's no physical contact, but in reality, it can cause more harm to the victim, than its physical form.
The negative Impact of social media on Children Social media nowadays play an important role in our lives as it has a good effect it also has a bad effect on our live especially on children and Adolescents. According to Ahn (2012), children are among the most users of social network sites (SNS). Some studies find that youth spend most of their time on social media. This result in some causes and effects on children such as cyberbullying which leak the personal information of the children and affect the personality, addition to that, limitation of the time children spend on the internet by the parents affects the child to be more aggressive and antisocial. What is cyberbullying?
Cyberbullying is very common nowadays, and can occur to any child causing intense psychosocial outcomes. And again, parents should take caution that children can easily get depressed just by reading negative comments on their profile or receive awful messages just from posting one picture, someone could easily make them feel like they are not worthy, thus they can make them think about suicide. Moreover, cyberbullying has also been the cause of many suicides according to the article “the effects of social media on children” this shows how Important this effect, and how it could shape someones life, one must make sure that they are around people who care about them, and will make sure that they will never even think about killing oneself. parents need to make sure their children knows their worth and that they are loved, to prevent any psychological
This report demonstrates the advantage of the growth social networking for learners to support their English learning skills as well as their life skills. The foreign language learners can be successful in language learning by motivations. It inspires them to use and learn English for reaching their goals of specific social networking purpose. Using social networks among the learners can affect the learners in particular of English language learning. Due to the easily accessing to the internet, social networking can change teaching and learning style.
It encourages discovery. 2. Real-Time Information Sharing Many social networking sites include an instant messaging feature, which implies that you can interchange information in real-time via a chat. This is an incredible tools or educators for utilizing it to facilitate classroom discussions. A study by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation shows these networks can be used as effective vehicles for students to pursue self-paced online learning.
It actually inspired and motivated students to study better, thus boosting up their academic performance. Also, fundamental studies of Facebook usage among college students suggest that individuals also develop more social capital when they engage in these online communities (Ellison, Steinfield &Lampe, 2007). Social capital refers to the benefits such as advice, information, or social support that individuals derive