An Annotation by Bobbie Dunn
This article explained how the adolescent brain is still growing and that it’s part of how their brain learns to test the limits of the environment. It goes on to detail how best to work with adolescents, with ideas such as continually teaching social and behavioral skills throughout the school year, and keeping the expectations clear.
Graham, K, & Prigmore, E (2009). Order in the classroom. Leadership, 38(5), 32-33.