Sex Education in the Public Schools and Factors Affecting It

Kearney, Nolan C.
May 1958
Education Digest;May1958, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p34
This article discusses the sex education in the public schools. The author defines sex education as a course of action by the schools to bring out socially desirable attitudes, practices and personal conduct on the part of children and adults that will best protect the individual as a human and family as a social institution. The author has discussed the basic difficulties in establishing the objectives of sex education. The author also presented his opinion on the obstacles on developing sex education.


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