According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, teen participation rates in the labor market hovered around 34% between 2011 and 2019, down significantly from the 2000 peak of 52% of all U.S. teens. (Getty Images)

Time for a real job. Teen employment teaches responsibility and builds confidence | Opinion

BY: - May 12, 2023

The benefits of employment to teens are far-reaching and well-researched.