Your Face Scares Me: Understanding the Hyperrational Adolescent Brain | Edutopia

The website Edutopia (a great set of resources from the George Lucas Educational Foundation) has a helpful article today called Your Face Scares Me: Understanding the Hyperrational Adolescent Brain. It has some very specific suggestions on how to support teenages based on how their brains are developing. I particularly like the emphasis that adolescent brains function the way they do for a reason, and we should stop treating our kids as if there is something wrong with them.

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