The Issue Of Teen Pregnancy Essay

1021 Words Oct 14th, 2015 5 Pages
The topic many people avoid talking about teen pregnancy. Perhaps, they do not talk about it because they think if they do not talk about it, it may go away. In reality, it should be talked about and people should be educated about how it can become an epidemic and could be delayed to a time in life where the parent is more economically and mentally stable. If the teen is already pregnant, we as a society should help them, encouraging them, educating them, giving them information as to where they can go for help. Perhaps maybe if they had more help and encouragement teen pregnancy would not be such a bad thing. Should teen moms stay in school, should they drop out? Everybody should get an education and have a chance at a better future, just because a teen becomes pregnant should not have the same opportunities as other teens. We never know why or how a teen mom got pregnant so before you judge and ridicule her think twice maybe ask her about her story. They should still feel welcome to learn in their school and feel safe in their environment.
Here’s the big question, should teens that are pregnant stay in school or drop out? Teen moms have such a better opportunity for themselves and their child if they stay in school. However, most drop out because they do not have enough support, or they feel as if they already completely screwed up their life and it cannot possibly get any worse, but little do they know their life has just began. When you drop out your next choice is to…

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