Comments for: Professor says teens’ social media lingo hurts writing skills

Posted July 22, 2012, at 9:45 p.m.

ORLANDO, Fla. — Shelby Hill, a Howard Middle School student from Orlando, sits in a writing camp sharing her ideas about a character she created for a zombie script. Shelby, an eloquent 13-year-old blogger, is an avid user of Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites. She also considers herself …

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