ERIC Number: EJ636327
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
School-based Child Care for Children of Teen Parents: Evaluation of an Urban Program Designed To Keep Young Mothers in School.
Crean, Hugh F.; Hightower, A. D.; Allan, Marjorie J.
Evaluation and Program Planning, v24 n3 p267-75 Aug 2001
Studied the effects of the school-based Early Childhood Centers for Children of Teen Parents Program. Records for 81 program participants were compared with those of 89 young mothers who did not participate. Participants had better school attendance and lower overall risk than nonparticipants and were more likely to graduate from high school. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research supported by the City of Rochester's Department of Social Services and the New York State Department of Education.