Did you know that May isTeen Pregnancy Prevention Month? I didn't either, and I'm a little embarrassed to admit that. One goal in starting my blog was to reach teens and help prevent them from becoming a teen parent, like myself.
Parents, are you having "The Talk" with your kids? What are you saying to them? How are you starting the conversation?
Know The Facts:
3 in 10 teen American girls will get pregnant before the age of 20
More than 50% of teen moms never graduate from high school
Less than 2% earn a college degree before the age of 30
25% of teen moms have their 2nd child within 24 months of their 1st
8 out of 10 teen dads won't marry the mother of their child
[Facts provided by dosomething.org]