Please watch Laurence Lewars’ TED talk ” Questions Every Teenager Needs to be Asked” . Drawing from the theories presented in the Hutchison chapter on Adolescence (Chapter 6), please reflect on and answer the following (brief but not short answers):
· According to developmental theorists, adolescence is a time when a person develops their first sense of self that is unique, independent from family expectations and “norms”, and reflects a set of beliefs, values. and ideas considered to be one’s own. Support your response to the following by drawing on one of the theorists for this stage of life and reflect on the importance and impact Laurence Lewars’ 2 main questions have on the development of this first “true” self in adolescence.
· What would you add to Lewars’ “action plan” for changing the adolescents perspectives based on his survey? What do you think hinders this change?
· How would you answer his two main questions now and then? What has changed?