To account for cost-of-living differences across the US, we used the adjusted median household income for for each state from the Council for Community and Economic Research: C2ER . The distribution of the Hispanic teen population across states was not normal: most states had relatively small Hispanic teen populations, and a few states had a relatively large population of Hispanic teens.
Clearly this is a question to be handled carefully by both parents and administrators alike, as we continue to improve and expand the reach of comprehensive sex education programs.
What matters is not so much the label but rather what a particular program includes, what the teacher believes, and how that plays out in the classroom. The fact that these declines predated the enactment of federal welfare reform suggests that they were caused by other factors.
Play Your Part for quality school education. On the programme, young men are taught how to become young yet decent and admirable fathers. Snyder, Leslie B.
Teaching abstinence-only sex education has led to a generation of young people who aren't adequately informed about some of the most critical aspects of their well-being. Our analysis adds to the overwhelming evidence indicating that abstinence-only education does not reduce teen pregnancy rates.
Except for teen abortion rates and Hispanic teen population data, all variables were normally distributed. The delineation between sex and sexuality is so stark that sex education isn't a class on its own; it's a part of science courses. CT, WV . What is the Evidence?
B Education had a significant influence on teen birth, but not on teen pregnancy rates. Individual research studies Despite large differences between individual research studies that evaluate specific sex education programs e.
To account for cost-of-living differences across the US, we used the adjusted median household income for for each state from the Council for Community and Economic Research: C2ER . David W.