ERIC Number: EJ628694
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Effectiveness of the "Baby Think It Over" Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program.
Somers, Cheryl L.; Fahlman, Mariane M.
Journal of School Health, v71 n5 p188-95 May 2001
Examined the effectiveness of computerized infant simulator that provided realistic infant care experience to prevent teen pregnancy. Surveys examined changes in intervention and control group students' attitudes and sexual behaviors. Overall, the program did not significantly affect intervention students. Many students reported that it taught them that parenting is time consuming, demands responsibility, and keeps teens from meeting future goals. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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