Not all sex-ed is created equal. Not everything that is passed off as “sex-ed” would make the cut for being called comprehensive sexuality education. Learning how to put a condom on a banana and calling it a day just doesn’t cut it! Comprehensive sex-ed has specific core principles, goals and teaching methods that go beyond the banana.
What is comprehensive sexuality education?
Not all sex-ed is created equal. Not everything that is passed off as “sex-ed” would make the cut for being called comprehensive sexuality education.
Not a Matter of Opinion: Why LGBTQ+ inclusive sex-ed is crucial for all children
Although most people support the idea of safe schools, addressing bullying, and making sure that sex-ed is relevant for everyone, there has been a small but organized push-back against teaching about gender identity, sexual orientation, and diverse families.
What does “protecting children” actually look like?
Safe and inclusive learning environments for LGBTQ+ kids benefit all children. The risk of suicide and risk-taking behaviours of all students (not just sexual and
Why Does Sex-Ed matter? Because science says so!
One question we often get is how much does sex-ed matter, is it that big a deal?
Do Parents Support Sex-ed?
Parents are the first educators when it comes to teaching their children about health, sexuality, and values. School-based sex-ed does not replace the lessons given at home.
Sex-ed: Preventing violence and increasing safety
Sex-ed is key in making sure people have the right information they need to make important health decision.