Generation Z series: The Screen Age

The Screen Age

Generation Z

The Washington Post examines what it means to grow up in an era where learning, flirting and hanging out all happens on screens.

Published on January 4, 2017

13, right now

This is what it's like to grow up in the age of likes, lols and longing

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Who are these kids?

Inside the race to decipher today's teens, who will transform society as we know it

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And everyone saw it.

The seventh-grader’s sext was meant to impress him. Then he shared it. It nearly destroyed her.

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The Disconnected

Teen lives and futures depend on the Internet. What happens when they can’t afford it?

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The next level

Video games are more addictive than ever. This is what happens when kids can’t turn them off.

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Their Tube

When every moment of childhood can be recorded and shared, what happens to childhood?

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