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        Are Teens Addicted to Texting?

        Sumayyah, a teen, wonders if she has become addicted to texting in this video segment and one supplemental video segment below adapted 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.

        Youth Film: Textaholic


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        Textaholic


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        Can You Live Without Texting?


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