ERIC Number: ED266340
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Teenage Pregnancy. Highlights: An ERIC/CAPS Fact Sheet.
Lachance, Laurie L.
This fact sheet addresses the issue of teenage pregnancy. Six factors contributing to the current attention focused on teenage pregnancy and parenthood are listed and teenage pregnancy and birth rates are discussed. Other areas covered include teenage nonuse of contraception, sex education by schools and parents, family planning services, and the need for comprehensive prevention programs. A short list of resource documents is included. (NRB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Birth Rate, Contraception, Early Parenthood, Family Planning, Parent Role, Pregnancy, Prevention, School Role, Secondary Education, Sex Education
ERIC/CAPS, 2108 School of Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1259.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.