Ethical Dilemmas In High School Essay

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High School Daycare Ethical dilemmas are situations where there is a choice between two options, neither of which resolves the situation in an ethical manner. All around the world ethical dilemmas are happening. High School Daycare programs for teen pregnancy would be considered one.
How many teenage girls do you know that are pregnant? How many do you know who have kids? Or how many do you know that drop out of high school just because they had a kid and had no help? “Nearly one-third of teen’s girls who have dropped out of high school cite pregnancy or parenthood as a reason, and only forty percent of teen mothers graduate from high school,” according to the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy. Teenage girls who have
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A lot of the teenage parents struggle to put food on the table or money in their pockets when they drop out of school. If teenagers knew they had the option to take the baby to high school daycare program while they continue to further their education and graduate they would. Teen parents would have a better advantage in getting a better job if they have a full education and diploma. Teenagers might even learn more by putting the baby in the program while they stay in school. The daycare program teachers teach teen parents the responsibility of being a responsible parent. The program doesn't just teach teenage parents, but it also teaches other students in the school about the responsibility of being a parent. With the daycare program, more teenage parents are graduating every year. The Chief program officer, Bill Albert, for the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, said "It is the right thing to do to take care of these women, to help them succeed, to help them get the best education we can. We have to be equally as strong in sending a message of preventing future teen pregnancy, about how raising children and having children is an adult
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