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Funds educate islanders about teen pregnancy

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by Krystal Paco

Guam - The Department of Education received $416,667 in grant funding by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to educate teens on teen pregnancy and prevention as well as preventing the spread of HIV and STDs.

DOE's stated grant program goals include increasing the level of instruction for teachers to ensure that all targeted students (ages 10-19 in grades 6-12) are prepared for college and career readiness expectations in order to make informed decisions, develop life skills, and practice healthy behaviors now and in the future.

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