TITLE

Progressive and Pragmatic: The National Sexuality Education Standards for U.S. Public Schools

AUTHOR(S)
Boonstra, Heather D.
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Guttmacher Policy Review;2012, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the release of the National Sexuality Education Standards: Core Content and Skills, K-12 for public schools by a consortium of leading school health education groups in the U.S. According to Jerry Newberry of the National Education Association Health Information Network, the standards will help in teaching students about sexual health and responsible adulthood. It aims to offer a clear guidance on the core content of public school-based sex education for students.
ACCESSION #
76550239

 

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