TITLE

Sex ed vote postponed until June

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Between the Lines (10807551);5/19/2011, Issue 1920, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of the Saugatuck school board in Saugatuck, Michigan to postpone the vote of allowing the teaching of alternative lifestyles in middle school sex education classes to allow more public feedback.
ACCESSION #
60839669

 

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