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Policy and Curriculum Recommendations for Student Cell Phone Use

Abstract The phenomenon that prompted this study was the increasing number of teens with cell phones and the issues, both legal and nonlegal, that permeate to schools. The trend among teens called teen sexting is receiving national and local attention. Sexting typically involves teens using texts to send cellular messages that may include naked photographs or shared videos containing sexual content. This study reviewed 4 main issues (a) the policies for student use of cell phones on campus to regulate teen sexting issues, (b) whether teen sexting awareness and prevention curriculum is being implemented, (c) the extent to which teen sexting is perceived as a problem by school leaders on campus, and (d) the degree to which there is a need for curricu... (more)
Created Date 2010
Contributor Maguire, Cindy (Author) / Appleton, Nicholas (Advisor) / Davey, Lynn (Committee member) / Duplissis, Mark (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Educational leadership
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 173 pages
Language English
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Note Ed.D. Educational Leadership and Policy Studies 2010
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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