But, despite these figures, there are still already thousands of teen parents out there, and we have to think about these parents and children when we're making posters for teen pregnancy awareness campaigns.
Take a look at this poster, which is part of New York City's new teen pregnancy campaign:
Human Resources Administration
The advertisement above can be found around New York City in neighborhoods that have higher rates of teen pregnancy. “I’m twice as likely not to graduate high school because you had me as a teen,” the poster is captioned.
And, this is another advertisement in the NYC campaign:
How do you think it makes teen parents feel when they see it? Or the parents of the teen parents...or even better, the children of teen parents?