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: Teens Behind the Wheel explores driver education, driving laws pertaining to teens, and how to reduce teen-related accidents. More than any other age group, teens are likely to be involved in a single vehicle crash. Meet a girl who lost three friends as a result of a teenage drinking and driving incident. See what she is doing to help other teens understand the responsibility they assume when they step behind the wheel. Other programs in the series include Our Future Generation: Teen Curfews, Our Future Generation: Making the Transition From High School to College, Our Future Generation: How Does Music Influence Your Life?, and Our Future Generation: Are All Teens the Same?