Puberty is responsible for a whole host of changes in young people, including changes in behaviour and social-emotional development, but how does it affect learning?
- Ask Lucia about the impact of puberty on learning.
- Chat with Kinga about the development of reasoning, decision making and risky behaviour.
- Speak to Rebecca about how social-emotional development affects learning.
In the news
Teens aren’t just risk machines – there’s a method to their madness – The Conversation, 6th Feb 2018
Adolescence research must grow up – Nature, 21st Feb 2018
Sex and drugs and self-control: how the teen brain navigates risk – Nature, 21st Feb 2018