TITLE

NEWSFRONT: VIRGINIA

PUB. DATE
January 1988
SOURCE
Advocate;1/19/88, Issue 490, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Virginia Board of Education has required public schools to adopt a sex education curriculum that will include information on homosexuality and AIDS.
ACCESSION #
9503085

 

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