The Dangers of Sexting: What Teens Need to Know

Expert Human Relations  Media

According to a Nielsen survey (How Teens Use Media: A Nielsen Report on the Myths and Realities of Teen Media Trends, June 2009), American teens sent and received an average of 2,272 text messages a month. This figure is double that of the previous year. Teens must understand the social, emotional and legal consequences of sexting. The Dangers of Sexting: What Teens Need to Know course will empower young people with information designed to help them avoid this risky behavior.


  • Define sexting and discuss the problems it can cause
  • Identify common dangers associated with sending inappropriate texts
  • Recognize the legal, social, and emotional consequences of sexting
  • Make smarter, more informed decisions when it comes to digital communication
  • Recognize that certain texting situations can be harmful, even when close friends are involved
  • Appreciate that hitting the “send” button on a text is truly irreversible
  • Understand ways to safeguard personal information

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1 Sessions / 1 Hour
Product ID # 062708
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Single user price: $99

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