Nearly one-third of teen girls who have dropped out of high school cite early pregnancy or parenthood as a key reason. Only 40 percent of teen moms finish high.
Fewer Teen Moms but Still a Dropout Puzzle for Schools primarily focused on trends in family life, such as marriage and divorce, pregnancy.
When teens get pregnant, most drop out of school. When they drop out of school, they likely face a life of economic insecurity. And the role that.