Sharp rise in teenage anxieties about money
British teenagers today are very different from the 'feckless youth' of so much popular mythology. Financial planning is a major concern, says a new report.
Confident boys have the gift of the gab
More boys than girls feel confident expressing their views at school and in social situations, a survey of eight to 16-year-olds in the UK has found. Will this help in the jobs market?
Teens reject parents as Facebook friends
An American survey shows many older teenagers ignore friend requests from parents. Something to hide or a bid for independence?
Teenage Soldiers – Army Schools Under Fire
A sixteen-year-old boy is too young to buy a copy of a war-themed video game. Is he old enough to join the army?