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        Wide Angle Youth Media: Textaholic

        Explore whether texting an epidemic or simply the best means of communication in a digital age. Sumayyah, a teen, wonders if she has become addicted to texting in this video segment from Wide Angle Youth Media: Textaholic. She quizzes her friends, debates her mother, and weighs the facts about teens and texting as she tries to understand the role of texting in her world and wonders whether it has become too important to her.

        "Textaholic" by Sumayyah Hyman, Wide Angle Youth Media.

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        Funder: Early funding for Inspiring Middle School Literacy was provided by the Leon Lowenstein Foundation.
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