TITLE

Education arid the Path to a Sexually Healthy Nation

AUTHOR(S)
Hauser, Debra; Rodriguez, Monica; Schroeder, Elizabeth; Sorace, Danene
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Education Week;5/9/2012, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The authors discuss evidence-based sexual education programs in U.S. schools, focusing on two federal programs, the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative (TPPI) and the Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP). They discuss programs approved by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, arguing that the approved programs do not cover a broad range of topics, are unaffordable, and that not enough programs exist for use in middle and high schools.
ACCESSION #
75173244

 

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