How about we adults not pushing our children for 5 years between the ages of 12 and 17, the years that was once known as puberty – you recognize, the hormone explosion.
I spent 25 years educating eleventh grade English to fifteen and 16 12 months olds in Vermont. I had over 2,600 college students for 189 hours a 12 months. So I do know one thing about this age group. Fourteen of these 2,600 died young, three by suicide.