MARIETTA -- All week long, 11Alive is presenting a special series on the development of the teen-aged brain. We're exploring why teens make the choices they do and how in some cases, their brains are not yet equipped to make difficult decisions.
Behind the wheel of a car is one place where teen decision making is critical. Commuter Dude visited the Safe America Foundation in Marietta to uncover four vital factors that can potentially impair teen choices.
Metro Atlanta schools can apply for a $100,000 grant from State Farm Insurance to help improve student driver safety. Details for the program can be found at www.celebratemydrive.com