The 8th-grade year is a tough one for suburban girls. This movie takes an honest but very tender and sensitive look at it.
Sexual assault stats are bad in US high schools, and high school girls are even less likely to report it than older women.
Incidents like Aziz Ansari’s bad date or coercion, whatever it may have been, underscore the need for better sex ed in US schools.
Grants that were aimed at developing programs to reduce teen pregnancy rates are being cut by Health & Human Services.
One of the best ways to stop sexual assaults is to encourage students to talk about the subject, even though it may be painful at times.
Sex ed in h.s. would include a “requirement” to teach affirmative consent as part of the curriculum if a Md. bill becomes law.
In talking with their kids about sex in the US, African immigrants tend to rely more on fact than culture, esp. those with more education.
What will be the effect of Betsy DeVos as US Ed. Sec. on campus sexual assault and other Title IX or civil rights violations in our schools?
When it comes to health class, many parents say they want more topics of interest today, including sex, drugs, and alcohol, covered.
Kids in several countries, including the US, believe the sex education taught in their schools is inadequate and fails to address their questions.