Citations with the tag: SEX education
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- ABSTINENCE-ONLY SEX EDUCATION IS NOT ENOUGH.
// USA Today Magazine; Jan2001, Vol. 129 Issue 2668, p7
Focuses on the results of a study conducted by The Alan Guttmacher Institute which focused on sexual education teachers in the United States.
- Comprehensive sexuality education in Indiana secondary schools: Instructional topics, importance...
Yarber, William L.; Torabi, Mohammad R. // American Journal of Health Studies; 1997, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p65
Examines the extent to which topics from the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States-sponsored Guidelines for Comprehensive Sexuality Education were taught in sexuality education in Indiana secondary schools. Rating of importance of the topics; Relationship among...
- Gay sex help for youngsters.
White, Robert // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 3/1/93, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p28
Describes the wallet-sized cards being distributed to Bellerose Composite and Paul Kane High School students that contain information on an Edmonton Gay and Lesbian Information Line and information on groups supporting abortion. Cards manufactured by the St. Albert's Pregnancy Help Association;...
- No sex is the safest sex.
Hazelwood, Kim // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 7/19/93, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p26
States the Alberta school boards of Red Deer, County of Camrose and County of Lethbridge have voted to offer Teen-Ed as a supplement to or replacement for the liberal Alberta Education sex education program, which assumes many students will indulge in premarital sex. Teen-Ed encourages kids to...
- Surprising tips for sharpening your sexual skills.
Haze, Dolores // Cosmopolitan; Feb1993, Vol. 214 Issue 2, p84
Gives tips on how to sharpen your sexual skills. How to intensify orgasms; Sex books and videos to help tune-up sexual techniques.
- Educators try teaching teens to `love well'
Henderson, Keith // Christian Science Monitor; 2/14/95, Vol. 87 Issue 55, p12
Focuses upon the sex education classes at Wellesley Middle School in Massachusetts. Details on the `Loving Well' program developed by researchers at Boston University.
- Sex education for parents.
Henderson, Keith // Children Today; Jul/Aug85, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p11
While the results of sexuality education programs for parents are not always tangible, educators and researchers agree that the enhanced family communication that often stems from participation in such programs does have an impact on children's sexual behavior.
- Conflict over sex education.
Henderson, Keith // Commonweal; 4/10/87, Vol. 114 Issue 8, p206
The New York City Board of Education voted to require every public school to implement a sex education program based on the revised curriculum, `Family Living Including Sex Education.' The Catholic Archdiocese of New York opposes the curriculum because it is value neutral, not teaching definite...
- Safe sex.
Johnson, Fenton // Mother Jones; Sep/Oct92, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p47
Relates the author's experiences discussing sex and AIDS with his nephews. Asks why we withhold information that might save lives; Calls for public forums and talking between families and friends; Also wanted to expose nephews to panoply of sexuality. INSET: Safe sex information..
DeMoya, Dorothy; Begany, Timothy // RN; Jan93, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p77
Gives answers to questions relating to sex. Condoms for women; Improvement in semen quality during winter; Vaginal candidiasis as a possible sign of HIV infection; Early puberty; Improvement of male infertility by varicocele ligation.
DeMoya, Dorothy; Begany, Timothy // RN; Jul93, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p74
Features answers to questions regarding human sexuality. Difference in sexual knowledge between boys and girls; Effect of lifestyle on fertility; Factors contributing to cancer of the penis; More.
- A project for safe sex.
DeMoya, Dorothy; Begany, Timothy // Russian Life; Dec96, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p8
Reports that a voluntary schools program, called `Sex Education of Russian Pupils,' has been introduced by Russia's Education Ministry as an attempt to curb teenage pregnancy, abortion and the spread of Sexually Transmitted Diseases there.
- Respect your Elders.
Tegeler, Christopher // Advocate; 5/3/94, Issue 654, p6
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- Respect your Elders.
Frederick, John // Advocate; 5/3/94, Issue 654, p6
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- Sexuality education vs sex education.
Gourlay, Peter // Youth Studies Australia; Winter1995, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p43
Distinguishes sexuality education from sex education. Topic-based sex education in schools; Author's memory of lessons on venereal disease; Gaps in the lesson; Multi-dimensional approach; Missing link in sexuality education.
- Distributing condoms in high school.
Quinn, J.R. // America; 11/2/1991, Vol. 165 Issue 13, p320
Disagrees with the plans of superintendents of schools in San Francisco and New York to distribute free condoms to high school students without the consent or knowledge of their parents. Gives misleading messages to teenagers; Assumes youth not capable of abstinence; Comparison to `Just say no!'...
- Sex education in America's schools: Progress and obstacles.
Donovan, Patricia // USA Today Magazine; Jul92, Vol. 121 Issue 2566, p28
Investigates sex education in America's schools. Who is teaching sex education; What is being taught; Obstacles to an effective sex education program; Indications that students who take a sex education course are less likely to cause a pregnancy or to contract a sexually transmitted disease...
- Sex ed for grown-ups.
Karbo, Karen // Redbook; Nov93, Vol. 182 Issue 1, p62
Discusses a couple's attempts to improve their sex life by means of instructional sex videos. Tapes' promises of education in sex; Problem of using real people in tapes; Distractions; Detailing of sexual roadblocks; Repetition and lectures of self-evident information; Dependence of the...
- Millions of federal dollars diverted to sex ed programs.
Schlafly, Phyllis // Human Events; 7/21/95, Vol. 51 Issue 28, p19
Reports that millions of federal dollars have been diverted to funding sex education programs in Michigan. Investigations into the fund diversion; Fund sources; Misuse of federal funds.
- Reducing the risk of teen sex.
Hayes, L. // Phi Delta Kappan; Mar92, Vol. 73 Issue 7, p567
Discusses a December 1991 report from the Alan Guttmacher Institute dealing with a new sex education curriculum. `Reducing the Risk,' being used in 13 California high schools; Course delayed beginning of sexual intercourse among students not sexually active; Parents supported program; Findings...
- Everyone is an exception: Assumptions to avoid in the sex education classroom.
Krueger, Mary M. // Phi Delta Kappan; Mar93, Vol. 74 Issue 7, p569
Provides advice for sex education teachers on what assumptions to avoid where the individuality of students is concerned. Lack of professional training in sex education of teachers; Fears of teachers that sex education is necessarily controversial; Approach to sex education despite the...
- Sexuality education.
Berne, Linda A.; Huberman, Barbara K. // Phi Delta Kappan; Nov95, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p229
Examines the validity of arguments presented by groups opposing sexuality education in the United States. Encouragement of promiscuous sexual behavior by an abstinence-plus curricula skills development; Likelihood of increased pregnancy among students taught about contraception; Failure of...
- THE SURGEON GENERAL'S SEX REPORT.
Berne, Linda A.; Huberman, Barbara K. // Electronic Ardell Wellness Report (E-AWR); 7/6/2001, p1
Focuses on the report released by the Surgeon General entitled 'The Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health and Responsible Sexual Behavior.' Contents of the report.
- Letter from the Editor.
Raether, Kurt // UWM Post (Milwaukee, WI); 3/28/2011, p2
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports published within the issue on topics including news briefs related to East Side community, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, sex advice and celebrity gossip.
- Frank talk about s-x.
Elliott, D.; Gries, P. // Newsweek; 8/8/88, Vol. 112 Issue 6, p40
Reports on a recent seminar on sex education in China, where public talk about sex has long been taboo. Now liberated ideas, films, and publications are entering China. Changing attitudes.
- Sex equity in sex education.
Whatley, M.H. // Education Digest; Jan1990, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p46
Presents goals that represent sex-equitable sex education. Elimination of biological determinism; Redefining sexuality; Eliminating double standards.
- Overcoming future barriers to sexuality education.
Scales, P. // Education Digest; Mar1990, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p61
Lists barriers to the effectiveness of sexuality education that need to be overcome. Describes what the right agenda for sexuality education should include.
- Sexuality education in public schools.
Haffner, Debra W. // Education Digest; Sep92, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p53
Asserts that sexuality education is the lifelong process of acquiring information and of forming attitudes, beliefs, and values about identity, relationships and intimacy. More than anatomy and physiology; Four primary objectives in a school-based sexuality education program; Information;...
- Let's combat AIDS on the front lines.
Iverson, Donald C.; Popham, W. James // Education Digest; Jan1993, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p48
Presents a condensation from the September 1992 `The School Administrator.' Asserts that despite widespread media attention to AIDS, few students have altered their sexual behaviors. Survey of 14- to 19-year-olds in San Francisco health clinic; Specific objectives for HIV education programs;...
- Undoing homophobia in schools.
Friend, Richard A. // Education Digest; Feb1993, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p62
Describes work to facilitate a process to `de-silence' the experiences of members who survive within the homophobic cultures of schooling. Helping students manage and overcome `silencing' publicly; Longterm goal to disrupt the institutional and cultural arrangements that create and maintain...
- Sexuality education.
Tice, Terrence N. // Education Digest; Sep95, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p48
Highlights the article `A Survey of Rural Parents' Attitudes Toward Sexuality Education,' by Kathleen J. Welshimer and Shirley E. Harris, published in the periodical `The Journal of School Health' dated November 1994. Parents' views on topics that need to be included in sex education; Necessity...
- Sex education delays sexual activity.
Tice, Terrence N. // Futurist; May/Jun92, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p6
Comments on a new sex-education curriculum introduced in California high schools. How the program, called Reducing the Risk, emphasized both abstinence and the use of contraceptives; Positive results.
- Teaching S-E-X in school.
Tice, Terrence N. // New York; 4/6/87, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p56
Lenny Roseman is carrying on a crusade against teen pregnancy, with a lot of straight talk. Since last October, all New York City schools have been required to offer sex education to their students. Though many people still debate whether the subject belongs in school, Roseman hopes to help...
- How Christians should fight pornography
Tice, Terrence N. // Christianity Today; 4/17/87, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p16
Editorial. All the furor over whether sex should be taught in public schools overlooks the fact that sex is already taught to youngsters through widely available pornography. Children, particularly teenage males, are learning twisted and destructive values about sex. This is no time for false...
- Kids get the message: It's okay to say no.
Sidey, K. // Christianity Today; 10/6/89, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p40
Describes several public school sex education programs that promote abstinence and adoption rather than contraception and abortion. Criticism from Planned Parenthood; The `Values and Choices' curriculum.
- Why sex ed is failing our kids.
Sidey, K. // Christianity Today; 10/5/92, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p36
Relates the author's experience as a Christian with a master's degree in public health, working with the Riverside County Public Health Department in Southern California. Efforts to tackle the county's high rate of teenage pregnancy; Secular pressure to eradicate the sense of shame associated...
- Sex ed's failure rate.
Campolo, Tony // Christianity Today; 2/8/93, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p22
Editorial. Wonders if public-school instruction could focus not on reproductive `plumbing' but on care and respect? Proposes `love' education; Sociologist Pitirim Sorokin and the Institute of Altruistic Love at Harvard; Love as a positive value; How educators could put together a course of...
- Abstinence: The radical choice for sex ed.
Tapia, Andres // Christianity Today; 2/8/93, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p24
Discusses the issue of sex education in the schools. How in this age of AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases, the stakes are high; Christians involved in the latest battle, including Pat Socia, a sex-education consultant from Texas; A growing movement; Sex Respect program; Teaching abstinence...
- Are you giving your kids double messages about sex?
Gudorf, C. // U.S. Catholic; Sep91, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p20
Reflects on the mixed messages about sex that parents give their children. Three prominent examples of mixed sexual messages; Impact on children; How Catholic parents should approach discussions of sexuality with their children; Understanding theimportance of sexuality in people's lives;...
- Sex and the Education Of Our Children.
Gudorf, C. // America; 2/14/1987, Vol. 156 Issue 6, p120
Reprint of address to the National School Boards Association given by US Secretary of Education William J. Bennett. He suggests that sex education has done little to stop the epidemic of teen pregnancies. Sex education is about character and the formation of character. Issues of right and...
- Vatican officials approve sex education series.
Gudorf, C. // America; 7/1/1989, Vol. 161 Issue 1, p6
Reports that the `New Creation' sex education series published by William H. Brown Company has been declared doctrinally sound by the heads of two Vatican agencies.
- Eckville teens lobby for condom machines.
Fuller, Patty // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 2/8/93, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p38
Announces that a forum on sex, morality and condom machines proved to be an attention grabber for Eckville High School students last month. School's tabloid television approach to issue of condom machines in school washrooms as part of grade ten social science project `Democracy in Action';...
- Va. panel proposes cutting sex-education mandate.
Miller, Laura // Education Week; 12/7/94, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p15
Discusses the recommendation of the commission formed by Virginia Governor George f. Allen that Virginia should repeal its sex-education program. Conspicuous absence of school-choice program from the report of the commission; Conservative parents' approval of the recommendation.
- Is `Sex Respect' respectable?
Reynolds, Dan // Curriculum Review; Mar1995, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p15
Presents an excerpt from `Education Week' magazine focusing on the effect of Sex Respect, a sex-education curriculum package. Criticisms on the subject; Role of educators.
- Sex education not about sex : Manila.
Reynolds, Dan // Filipino Post; 6/10/2010, p8
The article reports on the move of the Philippine government to integrate sex education on regular high school lessons in the country but church leaders condemned such plan.
- NEWS IN BRIEF: IDAHO.
Reynolds, Dan // Advocate; 4/7/92, Issue 600, p24
Reports that the school board of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho voted on February 26, 1992 to bar teachers from discussing contraceptives or homosexuality with students.
- What did your mother tell you about sex?
Lever, Janet; Schwartz, Pepper // Glamour; Jan94, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p27
Reports on sex educator Linda J. Brock's childhood sexual awareness study on women in their thirties. Sexuality messages from mothers; Attitude of respondents on their mothers' discomfort with the subject of sex; Viewed effectiveness of sexuality topic treatment as a normal activity.
- The next step: Lessons on same-sex love.
McGovern, Celeste // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 1/25/93, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p11
Considers Toronto's public school sex education program called `Sexual Orientation: Focus on Homosexuality, Lesbianism, and Homophobia' that Alberta's homosexual groups are gazing at enviously. Critics' views of program; When Toronto's gay curriculum began; Details of 211-page teacher resource...
- Pennsylvania pushes abstinence-only education.
McGovern, Celeste // Curriculum Review; May97, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p3
Focuses on the one million dollar for abstinence-based sex education in the state's public schools. Who proposed the 1998 budget and abstinence; Additional amounts for the program; Comments of Planned Parenthood of Pennsylvania regarding the proposal.
- Studies dispute political correctness.
Berlau, John; Burton, Douglas // Insight on the News; 01/05/98, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p12
Focuses on the effects of teaching sex education in the classroom. Revelance of sex education; Information on abortion; Reference to the health risk of abortion; Benefits of religion; Information on the National Acid Precipitation Assessment Program.