Parenting teenagers (also applies to managing staff, BTW)

“… why [do] adolescents take risks, seek novelty, and bond so passionately with their peers[?] It’s all adaptive behavior even if we sometimes view it as quite the opposite. I walked away with a renewed admiration for the teenaged brain…”

Teacher Tom: In The Bushes
http://teachertomsblog.blogspot.com/2015/04/in-bushes.html#.VSfcvIS3RaJ.twitter

Don’t forget to also read his link to this clear and readable science piece on the brains of teenagers:
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2011/10/teenage-brains/dobbs-text/1

It’s all adaptive behaviour….

Provocation:

If all the behaviour of your staff is adaptive, what might that tell you?

Stroke that chin, dear reader…

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