ERIC Number: EJ289961
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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High-Risk Infants of Teenage Mothers: Later Candidates for Special Education Placements?
Journal of the Division for Early Childhood, v6 p3-13 Dec 1982
The article reviews research on teenage pregnancy, the special educational needs of the infants of these teenage mothers, and current intervention programs for teenage mothers and infants. Research demonstrates that intervention programs can impact infant mortality, morbidity, and prematurity as well as infant social and cognitive development. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Division for Early Childhood, CEC, 1920 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091.