The role of social networks in our lives | Jake Swayze | TEDxSouthPasadenaHigh


People, especially teens, need to assess the role of technology and social media in their lives. In his talk, Jake describes his experiences with social media as a teenager and explores the effect it has had on his generation.

Jake is a student at South Pasadena High School. He is passionate about the subject of his talk: the changes that the digital age has brought about in adolescents like him.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Find out more at