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Title Growing up online / WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Frontline co-production with Ark Media, LLC. ; written by Rachel Dretzin ; produced and directed by Rachel Dretzin and John Maggio.

Publication Info. [Alexandria, VA] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD 004.67 GROWING    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Parent Collection  PT JDVD 004.678 G91    DUE 08-22-19 Billed
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Note System requirements to access guide: Computer; Adobe Acrobat Reader; DVD-ROM drive.
Performer Narrator: Will Lyman.
Credits Camera, Tom Hurwitz ; editor, R.A. Fedde ; music, Frank Ferrucci.
Note Originally broadcast on Jan. 22, 2008 as a segment of the television program, Frontline.
Audience Not rated.
Summary MySpace. YouTube. Facebook. Friendster. Nearly every teen in America is on the Internet every day. They socialize with friends and strangers alike. Peers inside the world of this cyber-savvy generation through the eyes of teens and their parents, who often find themselves on opposite sides of a new digital divide. A generation with a radically different notion of privacy and personal space, today's adolescents are grappling with issues their parents never had to deal with. Investigates the risks, realities, and misconceptions of teenage self-expression on the World Wide Web.
Contents Living their lives essentially online -- A revolution in classrooms and social life -- Self-expression, trying on new identities -- The child predator fear -- Private worlds outside parents' reach -- Cyberbullying -- Updates.
Note Special feature: Discussion guide PDF.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Internet and teenagers.
Teenagers -- Social networks.
Self-perception in adolescence.
Genre/Form Television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Goodman, Rachel Dretzin.
Maggio, John.
Lyman, Will, 1948-
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Ark Media (Firm)
PBS Home Video.
Added Title Frontline (Television program)
ISBN 0793694221
Standard No. 841887009232
Music No. FRL62606 PBS Home Video
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