The Pregnancy Project by Gaby RodriguezGrowing up, Gaby Rodriguez was often told she would end up a teen mom. After all, her mother and her older sisters had gotten pregnant as teenagers; from an outsider’s perspective, it was practically a family tradition. Gaby had ambitions that didn’t include teen motherhood. But she wondered: how would she be treated if she “lived down” to others expectations? Would everyone ignore the years she put into being a good student and see her as just another pregnant teen statistic with no future? These questions sparked Gaby’s school project: faking her own pregnancy as a high school senior to see how her family, friends, and community would react. What she learned changed her life forever, and made international headlines in the process.
In The Pregnancy Project, Gaby details how she was able to fake her own pregnancy—hiding the truth from even her siblings and boyfriend’s parents—and reveals all that she learned from the experience. But more than that, Gaby’s story is about fighting stereotypes, and how one girl found the strength to come out from the shadow of low expectations to forge a bright future for herself.
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Whether we are laughing or crying, movies always have a way of telling stories in ways that take us on an emotional rollercoaster. It is no surprise that teenage pregnancy would be the center of some movies with the emotions, frustrations and sometimes even humor as a teen parent brings a baby into the world. Below I have gathered a mix of movies that have teen pregnancy at their core. If you have not seen these films, there are some real gems on this list. Juno is a quirky and independent teenager who finds herself unexpectedly pregnant.
Sign in. I don't agree with teen pregnancy. I would be stupid if I did. This is just a list of movies out there that involve teen pragnancy. PG 96 min Comedy, Drama. Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child.
The Issues: Bullying; sexting; suicide The Plot: A story tailor-made to scare parents about new technologies, this wannabe-expose centers on the suicide of a teenage girl, Dina Jenn Proske. In her quest to figure out why her daughter killed herself, her mother Liz Vassey discovers that Dina texted naked pictures to her boyfriend! But that? Stay tuned for the twist ending! Lifetime-iest Line: One of Dina?