EDUCATION
Re-Enrollment of Pregnant girls and Child Mothers in schools consultation poll for Teachers
24 questions polled on this topic
37% response rate
1,085 responded out of 2,927 polled
Oct 16. 2018
Dear Teachers, the MoES would like to consult u on issues regarding Re-enrollment of pregnant girls & child mothers in school. Will you participate? Yes or No
Oct 16. 2018
Do you know any girl in your school that dropped out of school because she is pregnant? YES/NO
Oct 16. 2018
How old is / was she?
Oct 16. 2018
Do you think a pregnant girl should be allowed to stay in school as she waits to deliver her baby? Reply YES or NO
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us why you think she should be allowed to stay in school?
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us why she should not be allowed to stay in school?
Oct 16. 2018
Do think child mothers should be allowed to return to school and continue with education after giving birth? Reply YES or NO
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us why child mothers should be allowed to return to school and continue with education after giving birth
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us why child mothers should not be allowed to return to school and continue with education after giving birth?
Oct 16. 2018
Do you know of any girl who got pregnant and stayed in school in your community? YES or NO
Oct 16. 2018
Do you know of any girl who went back to school and re-enrolled after giving birth? Reply Yes or No
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us, who helped or supported her to re-enroll back to school?
Oct 16. 2018
Were the other children friendly to the girl who returned to school? YES or NO
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us how the children supported the girl who re-enrolled in school
Oct 16. 2018
Were the teachers supportive when she returned to school? YES or NO
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us how the teachers supported the girl who re-enrolled in school
Oct 16. 2018
Were the parents supportive? YES or NO
Oct 16. 2018
Please tell us how the parents supported the girl who re-enrolled in school
Oct 16. 2018
What kind of support do you think parents can give to teenage mother's to enable them re-enroll or come back to school after giving birth?
Oct 16. 2018
Is the environment at school friendly enough to support pregnant girls and child mothers to return/re-enroll/go back to school? Please answer YES or NO
Oct 16. 2018
How can schools be made friendly and supportive for child mothers who want to re-enroll or return to school
Oct 16. 2018
What can you do as Teachers to support child mothers re-enroll and complete school?
Oct 16. 2018
How can teachers support girls in your school to protect them from teenage pregnancy?
Oct 16. 2018
Thank u 4 participating in the Re-enrollment of pregnant girls & child mothers policy consultation process by the Ministry of Education & Sports!

POLL RESULTS

OCT 16. 2018
Dear Teachers, the MoES would like to consult u on issues regarding Re-enrollment of pregnant girls & child mothers in school. Will you participate? Yes or No
1,085 responded out of 2,927 polled
Female
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No

Male
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

20-24
91%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No

25-30
95%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
No
 
No

31-34
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No

35+
95%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
No
 
No
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Do you know any girl in your school that dropped out of school because she is pregnant? YES/NO
942 responded out of 1,024 polled
yes
many
a4001
plus
know
school
ys
biological
called
cases
cell
droped
dropped
early
even
except
flora
fortunately
girls
government
huawei
kitaita
lite
man
marriage
mosesñ
mutesi
one
pauline
payroll
pregnacy
pregnancy
pregnant
pös
rarely
rita
rwekubo
sch
schooling
se
senyigo
sister
stil
stop
taken
wat
y3
yea
yeah
yed
OCT 16. 2018
How old is / was she?
701 responded out of 942 polled
16
15
old
17
years
14
15yrs
19
know
13
14yrs
15years
16years
18
option
yes
11yrs
14to
14years
15yrz
16yrs
16ys
17years
17yrs
18years
21yrs
22years
access
age
answering
ar
around
asking
dat
don
either
exactly
fifteen
fourteen
hv
idon
make
may
one
pliz
twenty
wat
yrs
OCT 16. 2018
Do you think a pregnant girl should be allowed to stay in school as she waits to deliver her baby? Reply YES or NO
671 responded out of 701 polled
Female
45%
Yes
 
Yes
55%
No
 
No

Male
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
17%
Yes
 
Yes
83%
No
 
No

20-24
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No

25-30
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No

31-34
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No

35+
49%
Yes
 
Yes
51%
No
 
No
45%
Yes
 
Yes
55%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us why you think she should be allowed to stay in school?
270 responded out of 303 polled
school
future
education
pregnant
will
pregnancy
can
right
get
girl
studies
girls
may
continue
study
child
stay
still
complete
end
bse
class
dat
just
avoid
back
even
home
learn
like
mean
needs
others
stop
better
chance
go
life
need
sch
baby
becouse
coz
dont
drop
exams
help
lose
might
pass
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us why she should not be allowed to stay in school?
339 responded out of 368 polled
will
others
school
may
can
girls
bad
pregnant
encourage
also
care
pregnancy
rest
get
example
needs
pupils
coz
normal
sch
class
students
allowed
fellow
girl
like
se
think
time
children
wil
image
one
concentrate
de
even
take
encourages
etc
many
need
since
back
copy
deliver
fear
schools
stay
alot
attention
OCT 16. 2018
Do think child mothers should be allowed to return to school and continue with education after giving birth? Reply YES or NO
592 responded out of 609 polled
Female
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No

Male
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
83%
Yes
 
Yes
17%
No
 
No

20-24
92%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
No
 
No

25-30
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No

31-34
93%
Yes
 
Yes
7%
No
 
No

35+
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No
95%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us why child mothers should be allowed to return to school and continue with education after giving birth
505 responded out of 560 polled
future
education
can
get
school
life
still
child
will
right
chance
studies
back
birth
better
giving
others
pregnancy
yes
end
given
go
help
se
achieve
continue
learnt
may
goals
good
mistake
age
also
bright
girl
pregnant
study
complete
make
need
skills
da
one
bse
early
experience
girls
knowledge
learn
able
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us why child mothers should not be allowed to return to school and continue with education after giving birth?
28 responded out of 32 polled
child
can
girl
girls
will
school
baby
class
concentrate
education
old
time
7millions
ability
accountable
acts
allow
allowed
already
also
always
amount
angage
another
bad
beacouse
become
becouse
bed
breastfeed
breathing
care
complete
confuse
continue
copy
coz
da
de
delivery
destroy
dies
difficulty
disturb
divided
doesn
due
either
enough
enter
OCT 16. 2018
Do you know of any girl who got pregnant and stayed in school in your community? YES or NO
506 responded out of 533 polled
Female
68%
Yes
 
Yes
32%
No
 
No

Male
55%
Yes
 
Yes
45%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

20-24
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No

25-30
59%
Yes
 
Yes
41%
No
 
No

31-34
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No

35+
48%
Yes
 
Yes
52%
No
 
No
57%
Yes
 
Yes
43%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Do you know of any girl who went back to school and re-enrolled after giving birth? Reply Yes or No
483 responded out of 506 polled
Female
86%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No

Male
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

20-24
91%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No

25-30
87%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No

31-34
79%
Yes
 
Yes
21%
No
 
No

35+
91%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
87%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us, who helped or supported her to re-enroll back to school?
411 responded out of 420 polled
parents
teachers
mother
school
father
parent
teacher
husband
headteacher
ngo
back
girl
sch
tr
helped
one
relatives
local
senior
brother
de
self
supported
community
girls
head
leaders
now
woman
administration
friend
members
talked
trs
uganda
yes
advise
advised
brothers
called
certain
chance
child
da
elder
enrolled
family
former
friends
gave
OCT 16. 2018
Were the other children friendly to the girl who returned to school? YES or NO
404 responded out of 411 polled
Female
80%
Yes
 
Yes
20%
No
 
No

Male
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
80%
Yes
 
Yes
20%
No
 
No

20-24
80%
Yes
 
Yes
20%
No
 
No

25-30
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

31-34
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No

35+
82%
Yes
 
Yes
18%
No
 
No
80%
Yes
 
Yes
20%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us how the children supported the girl who re-enrolled in school
293 responded out of 324 polled
giving
notes
group
helped
together
discussion
work
school
gave
girl
sharing
advising
children
missed
playing
books
discussions
encouraging
helping
advice
baby
class
play
thru
education
friendly
go
help
like
yes
counseling
discussing
encouraged
etc
groups
ha
materials
share
support
advise
advised
freely
give
guidance
guiding
love
never
read
see
shared
OCT 16. 2018
Were the teachers supportive when she returned to school? YES or NO
370 responded out of 373 polled
Female
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No

Male
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
80%
Yes
 
Yes
20%
No
 
No

20-24
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No

25-30
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

31-34
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

35+
95%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
No
 
No
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us how the teachers supported the girl who re-enrolled in school
339 responded out of 361 polled
giving
guidance
counselling
counseling
gave
encouraging
guiding
advice
school
encouraged
work
advising
education
teachers
teaching
class
others
advise
also
coaching
give
guided
books
stay
time
trs
advised
children
extra
guidence
hard
helped
like
provided
studies
close
councelling
counselled
given
lessons
made
read
remedial
thru
yes
advices
attention
better
child
counceling
OCT 16. 2018
Were the parents supportive? YES or NO
343 responded out of 348 polled
Female
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

Male
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

20-24
88%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No

25-30
92%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
No
 
No

31-34
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No

35+
87%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
Please tell us how the parents supported the girl who re-enrolled in school
297 responded out of 308 polled
school
fees
materials
scholastic
paying
baby
giving
provided
providing
paid
requirements
care
needs
sch
taking
buying
child
gave
pay
back
basic
parents
time
girl
home
yes
books
bought
da
dues
provision
take
also
give
helped
needed
took
en
fee
ha
scholarstic
scholastics
support
supported
visiting
advice
advices
cared
caring
de
OCT 16. 2018
What kind of support do you think parents can give to teenage mother's to enable them re-enroll or come back to school after giving birth?
364 responded out of 395 polled
school
care
fees
materials
baby
giving
support
taking
paying
scholastic
guidance
take
babies
child
give
counselling
providing
parents
sch
financial
needs
provide
education
pay
requirements
back
love
advice
buying
material
basic
children
encouraging
advise
counseling
books
etc
parental
provision
also
da
money
can
girls
go
help
life
like
looking
studies
OCT 16. 2018
Is the environment at school friendly enough to support pregnant girls and child mothers to return/re-enroll/go back to school? Please answer YES or NO
350 responded out of 364 polled
Female
62%
Yes
 
Yes
38%
No
 
No

Male
65%
Yes
 
Yes
35%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
50%
Yes
 
Yes
50%
No
 
No

20-24
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No

25-30
55%
Yes
 
Yes
45%
No
 
No

31-34
79%
Yes
 
Yes
21%
No
 
No

35+
70%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
65%
Yes
 
Yes
35%
No
 
No
OCT 16. 2018
How can schools be made friendly and supportive for child mothers who want to re-enroll or return to school
313 responded out of 350 polled
school
teachers
schools
giving
children
guidance
child
mothers
counselling
education
providing
provide
students
can
clubs
counseling
back
girls
mother
rooms
friendly
like
avoid
baby
environment
learners
materials
support
activities
allow
community
get
girl
guiding
parents
babies
care
dem
encourage
encouraging
etc
facilities
good
make
pupils
re
room
safe
senior
sensitisation
OCT 16. 2018
What can you do as Teachers to support child mothers re-enroll and complete school?
289 responded out of 313 polled
school
giving
guidance
counselling
parents
education
encourage
encouraging
child
counseling
give
guide
support
guiding
advice
teaching
good
providing
time
counsel
environment
mothers
studies
back
community
dem
stay
telling
also
always
care
counciling
friendly
make
sch
teach
advicing
advise
advising
avoid
can
complete
councelling
early
help
importance
join
just
know
mother
OCT 16. 2018
How can teachers support girls in your school to protect them from teenage pregnancy?
277 responded out of 289 polled
pregnancy
sex
dangers
early
education
guidance
counselling
teaching
teenage
school
telling
clubs
counseling
girls
talk
piascy
abstain
giving
guiding
teach
avoid
encouraging
advising
bad
can
child
children
guide
use
counsel
health
providing
talking
tell
also
councelling
educating
girl
messages
peer
problems
thru
advice
advise
da
family
life
making
marriage
parents
OCT 16. 2018
Thank u 4 participating in the Re-enrollment of pregnant girls & child mothers policy consultation process by the Ministry of Education & Sports!
122 responded out of 277 polled
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