Since 1991, teen pregnancies have declined by 67% in the United States. However, rates remain higher in the US than in other industrialized nations, and teen pregnancies have significant social and economic repercussions.
On today's next Your Call we’ll talk about how and where young people are getting educated about sexual health. Under California law sex education must be comprehensive, science-based and free of bias. California is one of the only states that doesn’t take federal funds to teach abstinence-only. So what do you think sex education should like in schools? Join us at 10 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. What resources are available to educators and parents? It’s Your Call with Holly Kernan, and you.