ERIC Number: ED298416
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Como Planear Mi Vida = Make a Life for Yourself.
Haffner, Debra; Casey, Sean
This booklet for teenagers about life planning is presented in parallel English and Spanish versions with a special focus on young Hispanics growing up in America. It discusses hopes and dreams that adolescents may have and gives tips for reaching goals. A sentence completion exercise is included to help readers set goals. Four important goals for teenagers are presented and discussed: (1) graduating from high school; (2) waiting to have a baby; (3) getting a job at the present time; and (4) planning a job for the future. The section on delaying parenthood discusses sexual behavior of teenagers, abstinence, and birth control. The section on getting a job as a teenager presents tips for job hunting and interviewing tips. The booklet concludes with a sentence completion exercise which helps readers to focus on their own life plan. (NB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Population Options, Washington, DC.
Note: Printed on colored paper. For English only version, see CG 021 097.