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

Imprint [Alexandria, VA] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS AV Material  DVD 004.67 GROWING    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, NTSC; region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
System requirements to access guide: Adobe Acrobat reader 8.1; DVD-ROM drive.
Language Closed-captioned.
Credits Camera, Tom Hurwitz ; editor, R.A. Fedde ; music, Frank Ferrucci ; narrator, Will Lyman.
Note Originally broadcast on Jan. 22, 2008 as a segment of the television program, Frontline.
Special feature: discussion guide in .PDF file.
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."--Container.
Audience Not rated (may not be suitable for young children; viewer discretion is advised)
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.
Subject Internet and teenagers.
Online social networks.
Teenagers -- Social networks.
Self-perception in adolescence.
Internet -- Safety measures.
Internet and teenagers.
Teenagers -- Social networks.
Self-perception in adolescence.
Genre/Form Television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary -- Television series.
Added Author Goodman, Rachel Dretzin. Screenwriter. Director. Producer.
Maggio, John. Director. Producer.
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
Standard No. AU@ 000043007274
AU@ 000043087723

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