Senior Research Specialist Mary Madden’s presentation on teens, social networking sites, and cell phones, prepared for the Consortium for School Networking meeting. The meeting focuses on assembling resources for policymakers and educators around the use of social media and mobile devices in schools.

Image used under creative commons – photo titled “Hoooii by Sanne” by lightsmash aka Mahdi Abdulrazak, available on flickr . All source information for charts appear in the notes section for each slide.


Data in this report is mostly from the November 2011 report Teens, Kindness and Cruelty on Social Network Sites, but some of the mobile phone data is from the 2010 Teens and Mobile Phones report.