New Guide Calls for Broad Approach to Sex Education

Flax, Ellen
October 1991
Education Week;10/23/1991, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p12
The article presents the guidelines developed by the Sex Information and Education Council of the U.S. designed to call for broader approach to sex education. Sex education should focus on the psychological, cultural and behavioral aspects of sex. Each community should decide how it can incorporate the guidelines into its existing school sex-education program. The guidelines lay out an instructional map for students in four different age ranges of six different topics.


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