Synopsis by Sally Barber
Our Future Generation is a 26-part series featuring young people from diverse backgrounds who share their hopes, dreams, and everyday concerns. Topics touch on a multitude of issues ranging from pregnancy to prayer in the classroom. The series is written by teens with the aim of helping young people to understand their commonality. Our Future Generation: Are All Teens the Same? explores what kids have in common with each other. All teens need seek independence, need guidance and support, sometimes act impulsively, and can be self-centered. In this program, young people discuss their similarities and the bond that exists among the teenage population. It provides ideas for solving common problems, and highlights the importance of teens helping other teens. Other programs in the series include Our Future Generation: Teen Court, Our Future Generation: Living With a Single Parent, Our Future Generation: Teacher/Student Relationships, and Our Future Generation: Resilient Teens.