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 Looking for Positive Role Models examines the place of role models in the teenager's life. While experts believe role models play a significant part in a young person's development, some teens have their own opinions. Meet a group of students who speak honestly about looking up to people and share ideas on learning how to be yourself. Other programs in the series include Our Future Generation: Thanksgiving Show, Our Future Generation: Beanie Mania, Our Future Generation: Teen Pregnancy, and Our Future Generation: Kids and Guns.