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Unformatted text preview: many expectant teenagers roaming the hallways. My mother, a teachers aide at Career Link, has seen the effects of teenage pregnancy firsthand. So many young parents never complete high school and struggle to find a job as a result. I believe that the sex education programs in middle and high schools need an overhaul in order to lower the teen pregnancy rate. Research: Kohler, Pamela K., Lafferty, William E. and Lisa E. Manhart. "Abstinence-Only and Comprehensive Sex Education and the Initiation of Sexual Activity and Teen Pregnancy." Journal of Adolescent Health 42.4 (2008): 344-51. PubMed . Web. 31 January 2011....
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