Daily Dose #20: Teenagers and Sexting

High-Tech Flirting Turns Explicit, Altering Young Lives

But adults face a hard truth. For teenagers, who have ready access to technology and are growing up in a culture that celebrates body flaunting, sexting is laughably easy, unremarkable and even compelling: the primary reason teenagers sext is to look cool and sexy to someone they find attractive.

1 Comment

  1. by Jessica on April 1, 2011  8:46 pm Reply

    As a mentor to a teen I'm finding out drastically the world has changed in just 15 years. My question is - do you have any ideas of how to help set accountability into this besides me having to check a phone?

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