Good Sex? A Critical Review of School Sex Education
- Advancing Sexuality Education in Developing Countries: Evidence and Implications. Boonstra, Heather D. // Guttmacher Policy Review;2011, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p17
The article focuses on the approaches toward expanding sexuality education in developing countries in response to societal changes that posed opportunities and challenges to youths. It discusses the benefits of sexuality education programs in meeting the needs of young people and reducing the...
- Illuminating HPV: An Experiential Learning Activity. Kellogg-Spadt, Susan // Journal of Sex Education & Therapy;1998, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p255
Safer sex education efforts often emphasize the importance of condom use and the adverse consequences of sexual risk-taking: sexually transmitted infection (STI) and unplanned pregnancy. Few programs focus on another important aspect of sexuality education--cancer prevention--although the most...
- Seen on da Streets takes the clinic to the community. Hobbes, Dwight // Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder;12/15/2011, Vol. 78 Issue 20, p1
The article explains the function of Seen on da Streets in raising awareness all over Minnesota concerning various effects of sexually transmitted disease and unwanted pregnancies among teenagers and adults aged 15 to 24 years.
- Statistics on STDs in St. Louis spark debate on sex ed. Reinhard, Beth // Education Week;06/11/97, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p5
Focuses on the debate on the effectiveness of sex education programs in the public schools, sparked by the growing rates of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in Saint Louis, Missouri. Efforts of school officials to defend the sex education policy; Real world concerns raised in the debate;...
- Wait Until Congress Sees the Next Defense Budget. Elvin, John // Insight on the News;07/03/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 25, p34
Asserts that the United States military should develop a policy of educating the troops about sexually transmitted diseases (STD). Prevalence of STD in the US; Background of some of the educational efforts of military.
- Where the Most Private Becomes Public: Policy Making for Sexual Health. // PLoS Medicine;May2009, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p1
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one by Judith Stephenson and colleagues on sex education program, Sheri Weiser and colleagues on food insufficiency among women, and Lee Warner and colleagues on effect of a brief video screened in the waiting room of...
- Men make a difference. // Population Reports;Oct98, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p5
Discusses the reasons men's participation is a promising strategy for addressing some of the world's most pressing reproductive health problems. How men can help in slowing the spread of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases; Participation of men in avoiding unintended pregnancies;...
- Is the Pope Crazy? Pollitt, Katha // Conscience: The News Journal of Catholic Opinion;Winter2003, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p33
Provides insight into the effectiveness of condoms. Provision of protection against STD's and unwanted pregnancy; Goal of religious activists and clergy to discourage condoms use; Extent of false information regarding condoms and condom use which comes from the Catholic church; Impact of lying...
- STD Epidemic Stalks U.S. D'Agostino, Joseph A. // Human Events;11/18/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 43, p20
Focuses on the epidemic of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) in the U.S. as of November 2002. Percentage accounted for STD epidemic in the U.S.; Risks posed by STD; Criticisms against Sexuality Information and Education Council of the U.S.