Teen Pregnancy Prevention Overview
The Maryland State Department of Education utilizes multiple approaches to address teen pregnancy prevention. Comprehensive school health education includes instruction that complies with the Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 13A.04.18.01-.02. The goals of comprehensive health education curriculum are listed in COMAR 13A.04.18.02. To view the goals click on the link.
Educational Programs for Pregnant Students
COMAR 13A.08.01.06 sets forth the responsibility of the local school system to provide appropriate educational programs for pregnant students. Click to view the regulation.