ERIC Number: EJ369761
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Preventing Adolescent Pregnancy: A Role for Social Work Services.
Edelman, Marion Wright
Urban Education, v22 n4 p496-509 Jan 1988
For poor and minority teenagers the lack of adequate life options may increase their desire for early pregnancy. Since teen mothers face probable poverty and single parenthood, it is imperative that schools and school social workers provide counseling, health services, and work preparation as well as academic skills training. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Special issue on school social work.