This is a tremendous piece of legislation. That is because the foundation for success of the entire class depends on the safe, trustworthy environment created within the four walls of that classroom, in which all students actively and openly participate. Education July 31, By Erica Peterson.
The fundamental truth is that boys and girls are much more likely to share intimate, personal details if the other sex is not in the room. Is that true?
AIDS Behav. J Adolesc Health. It is their domain. If you assert it as fact often enough and loudly enough, eventually it might become one. Get Updates Right to Your Inbox Sign up to receive the latest and greatest articles from our site automatically each week give or take Lydia said that sex education needs to be more than "how to use a condom or how different body parts work" - although she also said that she never learned in her sex education class how to use a condom, only that "condoms are a thing.
Both should be taught as part of a comprehensive health and wellness program. Inthere were over 5, teen births, making the Commonwealth the 44th in the country. That said, the members of these councils are elected to one-year terms.
What do I do? Education Top Stories Latest News. The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy shows that Kentucky is improving, but more slowly than other states, and still stuck near the bottom, when it comes to issues relating to teen birth rates.
Olivia Krauth Louisville Courier Journal. The reason for this — beyond the lack of guidance provided by both the Kentucky and Federal Departments of Education — is that JCPS is required by Kentucky law to operate on a system that leaves a large amount of decision-making up to a council comprising members from each individual school.