Sex Ed in the News

Sex Ed in the News

An Ontario Principal is Pushing a Watered Down Version of New Sex Ed Curriculum

A school principal in Ontario, Canada is pushing a watered down version of the new sex ed curriculum as a means of combating plummeting enrollment rates. Among the changes made, students will be taught the phrase “private parts,” versus the anatomically correct “penis” and “vagina” that has been recommended.

1 in 6 Ontario Parents Have or Would Pull Their Kids Out of School Because of Sex Ed

It’s no wonder Ontario administrators and educators feel as if they’re walking on eggshells when it comes to the language of sexuality. According to a recent poll, a large number of parents have or would pull their kids out of school due to their outrage over updated sex ed curricula.

California Law That Would Require Teaching Consent to High Schoolers Is on the Verge of Being Official

Last week, it was announced that California is finally making it mandatory for high schools to teach students about sexual consent. The new law will take effect January 1, 2017.