This paper supports sex education in the school system for children over the age of 12. Discusses the advantages of a school-based sex education program to provide accurate information as well as a wide variety of information from the basics of reproduction, STDs, HIV/AIDS, birth control and abstinence and abortion, sexual orientation. Also teaches communication and decision-making skills. Includes outline.
Christian Coalition of America.
The Christian Coalition and Religious Right are discussed in terms of their national values agenda and to what extent it reflects the movement’s understanding of Christian theology.
Abstinence Only Programs
This research paper discusses the failure of abstinence-only sex education to lower the rate of adolescent sexual activity, teen pregnancy, and the transmission of STDs. The author provides findings that demonstrate that teen pregnancy rates and transmission of STDs are undermined by abstience only programs that actually place teens at greater risk for STDs and pregnancy, and that more comprehensive sex education is needed.
Adolescent Sexuality: Protective Strategies
This paper discusses protective strategies with regard to adolescent sex, particularly abstinence and sex education. HIV vaccine, emergency contraception, parent-child communication strategies, and peer education are also discussed.
GENDER & TEST ANXIETY.
Relationship between gender of high school students & test/academic performance. Expectations, fear of failure, cause-effect analysis.
Discusses rational & emotional flaws in both pro & con arguments; argues against abortion except in certain cases.
Movement in this country for & against its teaching in the schools. Argues for a professional program in all schools.
How to Prevent HIV/AIDS
This paper discusses how to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS through a three-pronged approach that includes condoms, education, and safe sex.