If you are dumb enough to be a teen who lies to your folks about drug use, it follows you will be too dumb to cover your tracks. Needless to say, the owner of this note is not happy that I found it and am sharing it with her mother.Read More Dope.
As I sit in the stands at East Los Angeles Community College listening to Dr John Deasy and Cory Lopez and Bennet Kayser and Miss Yosemitie Escevera welcome the graduates: I think this ceremony looks like every other graduation I have witnessed. But it sounds so very different. The Options Program was almost demolished this […]Read More Options Program at the LAUSD
Pushing teens to graduate Highschool and go to college @usc @ucla #fbRead More CalWORKS teen
families. This is information from last week’s census report. Single-mother families are almost five times more likely to be poor than are married couples with children. Only 8% of unwed mothers are teenagers. Most un-wed births are to young women in their 20’s. Why should you care? Well, this is going to bring about a […]Read More 70% of Families in Poverty are Single Parent #fb
The data, when combined, showed that 42 percent of the female youth accessing services are pregnant or parenting an infant, and more than 50 percent of female youth in transitional housing are pregnant or parentingRead More Living for two: Pregnancy among homeless teens is rising | For those who can’t afford free speech