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Expectant and Parenting Students Provisions of the Every Child Achieves Act (S. 1177)

Date: July 7, 2015

Providing support for expectant and parenting students improves high school graduation rates. Expectant and parenting students are often highly motivated and hard-working, and many describe becoming a parent as a turning point in their lives. With the right support and encouragement from their schools, expectant and parenting students–and their children–can and will succeed. This is…

Citation: Bob Reeg. (2015). Expectant and Parenting Students Provisions of the Every Child Achieves Act (S. 1177). Baltimore: Author.
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Finding Common Ground (Issue Brief)

Date: September 14, 2017

An Overview on Key Conservative Principles to Support Shared Goals for Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health A shifted landscape of new or strengthened power players (particularly those who lean conservative) at all levels of government, combined with threats to public health investments that our nation’s youth are facing, necessitates a reinvigorated call to public policy…

Citation: Healthy Teen Network.(2017). Issue brief: Finding common ground: An overview on key conservative principles to support shared goals for adolescent sexual & reproductive health. Baltimore: Author. Available from www.healthyteennetwork.org/resource/finding-common-ground-issue-brief/
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Frequently Asked Questions about Science-Based Approaches

Date: October 1, 2008

In 2002, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Reproductive Health (CDC DRH) began funding a national project, Promoting Science-Based Approaches (PSBA) to promote science-based approaches in teen pregnancy, HIV, and STI prevention. The seven science-based approaches are examined in detail in this FAQ resource.

Citation: Healthy Teen Network. (2008). Frequently asked questions about science-based approaches. Baltimore: Author.
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Gaining Support for Teen Families: Mapping the Perceptual Hurdles


Healthy Teen Network, along with a National Advisory Group, and the FrameWorks Institute have completed Phase One of a two year effort dedicated to identifying and implementing new ways of talking about pregnant and parenting teens to gain support for this population.

Citation: Nall Bales, S. & O'Neil, M. (2008). Gaining Support for Teen Families: Mapping the Perceptual Hurdles. DC: Author.
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Generate My Healthy Future Plan

Date: June 28, 2017

Welcome to Your Healthy Future! Hello! Sometime soon, you will become an adult, and along with that will come a lot of responsibilities but also opportunities to make your own choices and pursue your dreams. Adolescence—the time you are 13 to 24 years—may be a period of some stress. But it’s also a time for…

Citation: Healthy Teen Network (2017). Generate my healthy future plan. Baltimore: Author. HealthyTeenNetwork.org/Resources/GenerateMyHealthyFuture/.
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Generate My Healthy Future Plan Postcard for Parents and Caring Adults

Date: October 13, 2015

Generate My Healthy Future Plan product promotional materials (poster and postcard for parents and adult caregivers) are designed support the Generate My Healthy Future Plan activity for adolescent and young adult men, parents, caring adults, and health educators. Download the postcard (below) to print your own copies for dissemination. Postcards are designed to print 2…

Citation: Healthy Teen Network. (2018). Are the young people in your life asking queations about their health that you don't feel prepared to answer? Baltimore: Author. Available from http://www.healthyteennetwork.org/resources/generatemyhealthyfuture/postcard/
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Generate My Healthy Future Plan: About

Date: January 2, 2018

Generate My Healthy Future Plan guides adolescents and young adults to think about if they want to learn more about, or make a change in their health, then make a plan to take charge of their health. Download the two-page quick guide, below, for this information about Generate My Healthy Future Plan, in an easy to…

Citation: Healthy Teen Network (2018). Generate my healthy future plan: Study results. Baltimore: Author. Available from /www.HealthyTeenNetwork.org/resources/GenerateMyHealthyFuture/study2017
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Generate My Healthy Future Plan: Facilitator Companion

Date: June 28, 2017

Generate My Healthy Future Plan is an activity with tools for adolescents and young adults ages 13 through 24 to uncover the health and well-being matters of greatest interest to them and then point them to resources for more information or to suggestions for action taking. The activity guides youth to consider their readiness to…

Citation: Healthy Teen Network (2017). Generate my healthy future plan facilitator companion. Baltimore: Author. HealthyTeenNetwork.org/Resources/GenerateMyHealthyFuture/FacilitatorCompanion/
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Generate My Healthy Future Plan: Group Activity Planning Guide

Date: January 2, 2018

Adolescence and young adulthood is a time when individuals begin to think about what they want for their futures. Youth are considering their futures through self-reflection, talking with people they trust, and seeking out reliable information on their own. Generate My Healthy Future Plan is Healthy Teen Network’s discovery and planning activity to help adolescents and…

Citation: Healthy Teen Network (2018). Generate my healthy future plan: Group activity planning guide. Baltimore: Author. Available from www.healthyteennetwork.org/resources/generatemyhealthyfuture/ groupactivity
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Generate My Healthy Future Plan: Group Activity Planning Guide, Templates

Date: January 25, 2018

We’ve made it easy for you to host your own group activity in your community and have youth generate their healthy future plans! Download this ZIP file of templates to accompany the Group Activity. See Generate My Healthy Future or the  Group Activity Planning Guide for more information.

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