In fifth grade they taught us what sex was, and in eighth grade we talked more about STDs, pregnancy, and the value of waiting until marriage to have sex. How many books do high school students really read? See what people are talking about at The Community Table! Linnea Peterson, Minnesota. The goal was to affect primary prevention of adolescent pregnancy and other problems related to adolescent sexuality. According to the recently released affidavit for her second arrest, Evans police believe she had contact with the victim during the school year. In81 percent of boys and 87 percent of girls reported learning about birth control in school.
In the CDC released new data from the National Survey of Family Growth which included responses from year-olds about oral sex and vaginal intercourse.
Teaching human sexuality in junior high school: an interdisciplinary approach.
Most people are horrified when they hear this, but my church is an anomaly. In response to this news, The Edit, a newsletter written for and by college students and recent graduates, invited young people to share their sex ed experiences. Students were encouraged to talk freely about their sexual feelings.