Program: The Illinois Campaign for Responsible Sex Education

August 2007
Health Education & Behavior;Aug2007, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p559
Academic Journal
The article features a sex education program sponsored by the Illinois Causes for Adolescent Health and the Planned Parenthood in Chicago, Illinois. The Illinois Campaign for Responsible Sex Education (ICRSE) would like to increase the number of youth who have access to classroom-based comprehensive sex education. It was launched in response to concerns that some of the current approaches to sex education are both scientifically and ethically flawed. To implement ICRSE, advocacy strategies were used, including lobby efforts to change sex education policy adopted in Illinois school districts.


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