ERIC Number: ED326822
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Teen Outreach. [An Overview.]
American Association of School Administrators, Arlington, VA.; Association of Junior Leagues, Inc., New York, NY.
This document contains a variety of materials from the Teen Outreach program, a school-based program begun by the Junior League of St. Louis (Missouri) and designed to decrease the incidence of teenage pregnancy and increase the number of at-risk teenagers who successfully complete their high school education. It is noted that Teen Outreach program expanded to a total of 23 cities in 1988-1989 which were responsible for the implementation of 61 local Teen Outreach programs in middle schools and high schools throughout the United States and Canada. Included in this document are: (1) a fact sheet about Teen Outreach that explains what the program is, how it began, which cities have implemented Teen Outreach, and how to obtain more information about the program; (2) an evaluation report from the fifth year of national replication of Teen Outreach that provides data from the 1988-1989 school year; (3) a process evaluation report of the Teen Outreach program from the 1987-1988 school year; (4) a Teen Outreach newsletter; (5) an overview of the Teen Outreach program; (6) a fact sheet on the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc.; (7) a booklet on teenage pregnancy; and (8) an order form for other Teen Outreach materials. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of School Administrators, Arlington, VA.; Association of Junior Leagues, Inc., New York, NY.