Being a teenager isn't easy. Vast changes are taking place in the adolescent brain, with heightened feelings of self-consciousness through to a need risk taking. Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, Professor Cognitive Neuroscience at University College London, offers some insights.
The Reel Life Education Project is an education initiative creating hard-hitting, short feature films focusing on the subjects affecting young people today.
Natasha's project has now come to an end and she has just emailed me with news on her reflections on volunteering with the Voluntary Service Organisation.
Following a recent coaching initiative by Manx Youth Opportunities, I am delighted to announce that LC Motors of Ramsay have offered a 12 week work experience to Manx teenager Jasmine Potts.
Natasha McKenzie is spending part of her gap year working on Tajikistan with the VSO Volunteer Services Organisation. A Manx Youth Opportunities story.
James Webb walked the Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu and raised £3500 for the Isle of Man Children's Centre. Read our Manx Youth Opportunities story.