Thanks to Upside Learning for finding this Infographic this morning. While it’s only using the US for it’s facts and figures it shouldn’t be too difficult to see a pattern that we can see in the UK as well.
“… the scariest stats in this infographic are near the bottom. 64% of teenage students used emoticons and a full two-thirds of American teenagers use Internet abbreviations (OMG, LOL, etc.) in their schoolwork.”