57% of US teens have a short attention span

TeensParentsHave a short attention span57%53%Communicate well5136Present ideas clearly4534Be creative4336Write too fast and be careless4341Use poor spelling and grammar3830Take short cuts and not put effortinto writing3735Write better because they canrevise and edit easily3017Source: Pew Internet Project

Teens Parents
Have a short attention span 57% 53%
Communicate well 51 36
Present ideas clearly 45 34
Be creative 43 36
Write too fast and be careless 43 41
Use poor spelling and grammar 38 30
Take short cuts and not put effort
into writing
37 35
Write better because they can
revise and edit easily
30 17
Source: Pew Internet Project