As Smart As A Fourteen Year Old

One of my big things about youth work is getting across to the world that young people aren’t stupid, or at least any stupider than a grown adult. They lack more information and experience, but that’s not remotely the same thing. So it’s nice to read this about fourteen year olds in the original written concept of Doctor Who:

I think the writer’s safeguard here will be, if he remembers that he is writing for an audience aged fourteen… the most difficult, critical, even sophisticated, audience there is, for TV.