Benefits of Social Media for Teens

* Keep in touch with family and friends

* Meet others who have similar interests (locally and globally)

* Improve creativity by sharing ideas

* Get involved in charity and volunteer activities

* Complete research projects

* Reduce feelings of isolation

* Strengthen friendships

* Communicate with teachers

* Provide positive emotional support

* Play interactive games with friends

* Share photos with friends and family

To learn more about the benefits of social media, click on the links below:

https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/social-media-smarts.html

https://parents.au.reachout.com/skills-to-build/wellbeing/social-media-and-teenagers

https://www.aacap.org/AACAP/Families_and_Youth/Facts_for_Families/FFF-Guide/Social-Media-and-Teens-100.aspx

 

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