You may currently be entrenched in back-to-school craziness, but if you find the time to pick your head up out of your piles of (hopefully paperless) paperwork and organization tasks, you’ll see your students taking selfies left and right. If you’re not clear on the selfie trend yet, you can do a little bit of reading here (or better yet, do an Image search for ‘duck face selfie’ or ‘selfie gone wrong’. Do it at home, you may find some NSFW images hiding in there).
So what’s up with selfies? Whether this is a totally new concept to you and you wonder what all those whippersnappers are doing taking copious photos of themselves from weird angles or if you’re a selfie-taker yourself, the handy infographic below offers some interesting stats on this trend that is so popular with students of all ages these days. Do you take selfies? Do people taking them drive you nuts? Share your thoughts with the Edudemic community by leaving a comment below, mentioning @Edudemic on Twitter or leaving your thoughts on our Facebook page.