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NASY data indicate no negative relationship between Facebook use and grades for high school or college students

Recent news reports that stated the use of the social networking site, Facebook, hurts students’ grades in school are contradicted by recent results from the National Annenberg Survey of Youth (NASY) and previous data collected by Eszter Hargittai of Northwestern University.

Results were published in the online journal, First Monday, after a fast-tracked peer-review process. To view the paper, click here.