This topic has 2 main areas:
For information about young people and the media, see the Media topic.
Read two reports published by the new Cooperative Research Centre for Young People, Technology and Wellbeing (YAW-CRC) that emphasise the benefits of SNS: www.interactivemediarelease.com/ogilvy/yawcrc
Read the report Teenagers, legal risks and social networking sites, published by Monash University, that looks at the legal pitfalls young people may face when using SNS: www.apo.org.au/research/teenagers-legal-risks-and-social-networking-sites
Joint Select Committee on Cyber-Safety
Young drivers unfortunately make up a significant proportion of road fatalities and injuries. However, efforts to reduce accident numbers have not achieved much success. Original article
Technology literate young people are able to navigate online worlds with ease, but has this ability come at a price? Original article
Lengthy unpaid internships, long a feature of the American and European labour markets, have become mainstream in Australia over the past two decades. Original article