• Kids
    The Birds and the Bees
    Explaining Sex to 8 Year Old
    An expert praises a mother for discussing sex with her 8-year-old son when the time was right. ...
  • School and Learning
    Abstinence Education
    Is It Enough to Abstain?
    Is It Enough to Abstain? Sex Ed in Schools Does sex education belong in public schools? Yes, say 90 percent of parents around the country. But that doesn't indicate parental consensus on what sex education means. Should it be health-and-safety o...
    Betsy Van Dorn
  • School and Learning
    Sex Education
    Sex Ed for Younger Students: How Much Is Enough?
    A certain amount of Sex Ed is appropriate for elementary school students. Learn what content is appropriate. ...
  • School and Learning
    Sex Education
    Comprehensive Sex Education
    Comprehensive Sex EducationA Multi-Targeted Approach By its very nature, sex education is an emotional subject. Infuse it with politics and cultural values, and you get a sense of what schools face in defining their role in an increasingly high-s...
    Betsy Van Dorn