This series, filmed in summer 2014, asks students from Educating Essex and Yorkshire to reveal the one piece of advice they wish they could have given their teenage selves
In Year 10, Tom's behaviour was lively. But it was the unexpected death of his step-brother that pushed his behaviour beyond all limits. Eighteen months on, he explains how he turned his life around.
What is the advice you wish you could have given your teenage self? Filmed in summer 2014, this series asks students from Educating Essex and Yorkshire what they would have told their younger selves.
Tom explains how he turned his life around after a family death
Educating Yorkshire: Tom
In Year 7, cheeky chappy Robbie-Joe was in trouble most days. How about now?
Educating Yorkshire: Robbie-Joe
Hannah and Sheridan struggled for grades in Year 11. Can they knuckle down in college?
Educating Yorkshire: Hannah and Sheridan
Bright student Gabby was bullied. She explains how she overcame her obstacles.
Educating Essex: Gabby
Ryan, who has Asperger's Syndrome, explains how he overcame his fears about school
Educating Essex: Ryan
Three years on from school, Sam's a dad. He looks back at when he was a rebel.
Educating Essex: Sam