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Is Techspeak Ruining Our Grammar Skills?

Last updated 3 years ago

Yes, it is easier to type "TTY tmrw!" (talk to you tomorrow!), but do texting shortcuts allow us to forget - or never learn - how to spell common words or write basic sentence structure and grammar?
 
This graphic based on a study done by Northwestern University researchers reveals some surprising facts about texting and the impact it has on our language skills.

Contact the Literacy and Language Center at (415) 242-1205 to find out more about how we can help your child succeed.

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