TITLE

Schools brace for vote on personal health courses

AUTHOR(S)
Barbara, Sarah
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Granite City Press-Record;6/29/2011, Vol. 53 Issue 52, pB5
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on personal health course bill in schools to prevent teen pregnancies. It states that the bill, which was cleared the state Senate in May, would require Illinois educators to include information about contraceptives in personal health programs. It mentions that approval from the state House and Governor is awaited. It states that abstinence is the only way to avoid teen pregnancies and contraceptives would be discussed for protecting disease or infection.
ACCESSION #
67308040

 

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