Fight for your right…to sex ed

Cordi, Sarah
October 2002
Girls' Life;Oct2002, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p88
Discusses the importance of teaching sex education in schools. Effect of teaching sex education in schools on students; Views of supporters of comprehensive sex education; Facts related to sex education that are taught in schools; Message that is valuable to be taught to students in schools.


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