The TAPPP, Teen Age Pregnancy and Parenting Program, is in three of the seven major public high schools in Minneapolis. The program supports teen mothers so they can continue their education.
This video was directed by Shannon, Sam, Mai Lia and Lucy in the South High VOICES class of 2014-2015. VOICES stands for Values, Options, Issues and Choices Explored in Society. Students in the VOICES class create social issue documentaries with the guidance of teachers Delainia Haug and Laura Lanik and Teaching Artist/videomaker John Akre. To see all of this year’s VOICES documentaries, visit http://johnakre.com/teachingartist/voices/voices14.html.