Is Social Media Ruining Students Answers Some of the Obvious

By: Carly Foy - Published: May 1, 2011 • References: & mashable
A recent infographic entitled "Is Social Media Ruining Students?" takes an in-depth look at the effects of social media tools such as Facebook and Twitter and their effects on the student population.

The chart takes a unique look at the effects. One statistic points out that students who multitask between Facebook and studying are more likely to have 20 percent lower grades; what's even more shocking is that 79 percent of students don't believe this. Is Social Media Ruining Students also looks at the emotions evoked by social media and comes to the conclusion that 25 percent of college students display depression through their status updates.

This infographic is a must-see for any social media-using students who want to know just how much social media affects their lives. Stats for Social Web Impact Infographics Trending: Older & Warm
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