Responsible Teen Moms?

By Alicia Mena

Are Teen Moms Responsible As Adult Mothers?

Teen Moms can be responsible and irresponsible. That baby's life is in their hands, but they made one responsible choice by bearing that child and giving it the chance to come into this world. Teens who get pregnant may seem irresponsible but if you put your skills to the test, you can be a responsible mother for your child.

Responsible Vs Iresponsible

A responsible teen mom lives with bearing the child, gives it a home, clothes it, and feeds it, to a mature child. She learns from her mistakes, and doesn't run away from her problems. A responsible teen mom is prod to say she has a child

Consequences

The consequences of being a teen mom is social, mental, and physical. For example, rumors could be spread, you loose your perfect figure, you're forced to drop out of school and get a job, wake up every day to take care of your child when you really could be out with friends. Even Education is given up when being a teen mom. Being a teen mom can cost you a scholarship, from having your career.

Are teen moms adults?

At the age the teen mom has a baby, she is considered an adult. T the right to custody and control over your child, the right to cooperation and obedience from your child, the right to your child's earnings; and the right to sue if someone wrongfully injures or kills your child.

Work Cited

Pardini, Priscilla. "'I Chose the Baby'." Rethinking Schools Vol. 17 No. 4. Summer 2003: N.p. SIRS Issues Researcher. Web. 04 Feb. 2014.


Network, MISN Maternalinfantservices. "Teen Rights." Maternal Infant Services Netwrk. N.p., n.d. Web. Tuesday Feb. 2014. <http://www.misn-ny.org/teenrights.shtml>.


Pardini, Priscilla. "'I Chose the Baby'." Rethinking Schools Vol. 17 No. 4. Summer 2003: N.p. SIRS Issues Researcher. Web. 04 Feb. 2014.