Sex Education in School

February 1968
America;2/3/1968, Vol. 118 Issue 5, p140
The author reflects on the offering of sex education programs in school in the U.S. It states that the U.S. government, churches and the public are expressing their enthusiasm for the sex education program in all levels. The author suggests that before the program be implemented in schools there must be total involvement of the parents, church and educators to ensure sound curriculums and teaching.


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