Video and Multimedia
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Video 6.1: Why School Should Start Later for Teens
Description: Wendy Troxel argues that teens don't get enough sleep, and it's not because of Snapchat, social lives or hormones—it's because of public policy.
Video 6.2: Alcohol’s Effect on Teenage Brain
Description: An explanation of the effects of alcohol abuse on the developing teen brain
Audio 6.1: Teens and Gender
Description: NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Nic Rider, post-doctoral fellow at the University of Minnesota whose research shows more teens in the U.S. are identifying as transgender or gender nonconforming.
Description: Scott Brown, Coordinator of the Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO) Aging Out Initiative, gathers success stories of organizations that are helping aging out youth and are creating solutions.
Description: The faster, smarter, more mobile technologies used by teens are changing so rapidly that the impact on adolescent development isn't fully understood.