Facebook use has impact in college students’ overall grades than non-users, according to a study presented at an education conference.
Study conducted by Ohio State University on 219 undergraduates and graduate students who have a Facebook account have noticed it impacted their schoolwork. The results were presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) meeting.
But, WSJ correctly pointed in it’s article titled “Facebook Users — and Research — Need Further Study”,
Good News: The Social-Networking Site Likely Doesn’t Cause Poor Grades. Bad News: Students Achieve Them on Their Own
Bottomline, Facebook doesn’t make the grade, apparently heavy use of any social networking(or anything) will lower grades at school.