TITLE

Christians warn about sex education for 5-year-olds

PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Education (14637073);3/11/2011, Issue 424, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses "Too Much, Too Young," a report by the British Christian Institute which accuses local school authorities of using sexually explicit materials in the sex education curriculum for primary school students. It presents descriptions of the material the Christian Institute deems unsuitable for sex education and provides comments on sex education in schools from British Education Secretary Michael Gove.
ACCESSION #
59340668

 

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