A Day in the Life of a Virtual Teen

March 17, 2009

This is excerpted from my new book, Virtual Parenting, which is available on this site. Susie is a 14-year-old girl and lives in Yourtown, USA, a small city with a mix of cultures and activities. She is an eighth-grader at Techno Middle School, which is a selective public school for students interested in math, technology […]

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Sexting Suicide

March 6, 2009

Today, I watched a spot on NBC about a girl’s suicide from the fallout of what has become a national trend among young teens. Jesse Logan, age 16, had followed a common practice to take a picture of herself nude and text it to her boyfriend. Now she is dead. All of us who are […]

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