Engaging, Safe, and Evidence-Based: What Science Tells Us Adolescents Need When Online

Two youth on their cellphones

National Scientific Council on Adolescence’s new report looks at research on youth development and technology use to offer specific suggestions to ensure that digital tech used by middle-school-aged youth.

Explore specific suggestions for ways digital tech used by early adolescents can:

  • Support healthy development and wellbeing
  • Keep young users safe
  • Incorporate and advance the best available research
  • Provide access to positive learning to all young adolescents