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Why Teens Should Understand Their Own Brains (And Why Their Teachers Should, Too!)

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Why Teens Should Understand Their Own Brains (And Why Their Teachers Should, Too!)

NPR - Elissa Nadworny

A teenage brain is a fascinating, still-changing place. There's a lot going on: social awareness, risk-taking, peer pressure; all are heightened during this period. Until relatively recently, it was thought that the brain was only actively developing during childhood, but in the last two decades, …

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