Pregnant teenagers face many of the same obstetrics issues as women in their 20s and 30s.
At worst, we’re remembering the teen who retired Ohio teacher Deloris Rome Hudson will never forget: The one strangled to death by her boyfriend, one month before her high school graduation. And that can happen from the youngest grades on up, when we help students understand what a healthy relationship looks like, and know that they deserve that instead.Today’s educators need to be alert to the signs of teen dating abuse. Learning how to develop and maintain positive relationships is part of the social and emotional learning that keeps us all safe and happy—and leads to academic success.And this month is the perfect time to get educated: February is Teen Dating Violence (DV) Awareness Month.Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! The term in everyday speech usually refers to women who have not reached legal adulthood, which varies across the world, who become pregnant. Teenage pregnancy is defined as a teenaged or underaged girl (usually within the ages of 13–19) becoming pregnant.