Family and Youth Services Bureau

Research: Does Sexual Orientation Affect Teen Pregnancy Risk?

This article describes a study that used data from the 2005, 2007, and 2009 New York City Youth Risk Behavior Surveys to understand how sexual orientation affects high-school students' risk of getting pregnant or getting someone pregnant. 

Guidance: Education Department Reiterates — Title I Funding Can Be Used to Serve Homeless Students

This article explains the guidance provided in a recent “Dear Colleague” letter issued by ED which explains how school districts can use Title I funds to help children and youth experiencing homelessness.