How much do our young people engage with the physical environment around them? How much time is spent in ‘real’ interaction with friends, family and the natural environment and how is this behaviour changing over time?
Technology is ubiquitous in our society; we are all exposed to ever-increasing levels of sophistication and output from our devices. The more we use technology the more demanding it seems to become. How is this upsurge in usage affecting our young people?
What are the issues closest to the hearts of young people today? How are the internet and social media affecting them emotionally and what do their online activities reveal about their sense of identity and self-expression?