Professor Grace Waitman
16 October 2011
Teen Pregnancy: An Annotated Bibliography
Gilbert, Linda Arms. Spring2010. Delta Kappa Gamma Bulletin, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p5-8, 4p. Retrieved on October 15, 2011 from
The author of the article states new and helpful ways to improve the lives of teen mothers and to further their education. She mentions statistics of teen pregnancy and the life after of what teen mothers go through. Linda Arms Gilbert becomes is an activist helping to provide housing, careers, and safe environments for teen mothers and their children. Programs are built in communities to eliminate drug and/or alcohol related behaviors, to use positive reinforcements, and also parenting skills training. This article is very useful and shows the positive sides of teen pregnancy and that they are many places to improve healthy and successful lifestyles for teen mothers and their children for teen mothers and their children.
I think this website is important because it does show teen pregnancy isn't always a negative thing and some positive things can come from something that began as a bad situation.
Teen Pregnancy.org[->1] (2010) The national campaign to prevent teen and unplanned pregnancy. Retrieved on October 15, 2011 from http://www.teenpregnancy.org/default.asp
This website informs you about the statistics about teen pregnancy, for example, what races have the highest numbers, which states has a higher amount, and also the age range of teen pregnancies. The website also collects information about what the reasons are of why this issue may be a problem and how you can cope with this specific issue. The message of the website is to help prevent many teen and unplanned pregnancies in the U.S. and to find ways to help you if you do find yourself in this situation. This...