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Should we worry about them or just get out of their way? A recent wave of student protests around the country has provided a close-up view of Generation Z in action, and many adults have been surprised. Sure, these kids could be outliers. But plenty of adolescent researchers believe they are not. There are ways we see the deficiencies that social media has offered, but there are obviously tremendous upsides and positives as well.