ERIC Number: EJ377114
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Black Teenage Pregnancy: A Challenge to Educators.
Ladner, Joyce A.
Urban League Review, v11 n1-2 p236-44 Sum-Win 1987-88
Analyzes the impact of teen pregnancy on the education of Black adolescents. Examines the scope, social context, and consequences of the problem. Notes that many of the successful teenage pregnancy prevention programs have been undertaken by Black organizations as federal support has decreased. (FMW)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Black Culture, Black Education, Black Leadership, Black Mothers, Black Organizations, Black Students, Early Parenthood, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Life Education, Females, Pregnancy, Pregnant Students, Prevention, Sex Education, Socioeconomic Background, Unwed Mothers, Youth Problems
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with title "Black Education: A Quest for Equity and Excellence"; Originally published in "The Journal of Negro Education"; v56 n1 1987.