April 19, 2012

Tweens and Teens Online: Amanda Lenhart on The Kojo Nnamdi Show (Audio)

Amanda Lenhart was a guest on The Kojo Nnamdi Show on WAMU, Washington D.C.’s NPR station. Joined by Joseph Viola, school psychologist and professor of psychology at GWU, and Sharon Cindrich, parenting author and columnist, the conversation centered around teen and tween use of social media. The program explored the intensity and impact of youth use of social media as well as the challenges that parents and schools face in balancing the risks and opportunities associated with teens’ use of online social spaces.

Listen to the entire segment here.