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The Real Reason Why Your Teenager Can't Get Out of Bed Before 8am

It's really not because they're lazy.

Most parents experience difficulties, sometimes to the point of annoyance, when they try to wake their teenage children up for school. How many times has it been that your teenager is almost late for school because they nearly missed the bus?

 

Before you start telling them off, please understand that their inability to wake up before 8am is not due to laziness. This video will explain the real reason:

 

This is why teenagers don't like getting up in the morning

Sleep, teenage brains, and getting up for school. It's human biology, not laziness. Read more: //wef.ch/2cszWN9

Posted by World Economic Forum on Friday, 23 September 2016

 

 

 

 

Your teenager isn't lazy. It's just human biology. 

 

 

Cover image from Getty Images

*Article source: World Economic Forum

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