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Systemic Change Required: Fix Me Please, I’m Broken

Systemic Change Required: Fix Me Please, I’m Broken

22 / 28 Split Remember what Sex Ed was like when you were growing up? Unfortunately, not much has changed, and young people are suffering the consequences. But before we even get to what takes place in the classroom, consider this: only 22 states and…

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American Teens: Collateral Damage of the Culture Wars

American Teens: Collateral Damage of the Culture Wars

Newsflash: neither abstinence-only nor comprehensive sex ed has proven effective in school-based settings, which is where 75% of teens receive their education. Yes, you heard us right. When you move either approach out of the lab and into the classroom – neither has sustained positive…

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Not My Kid: A Surefire Way To Get Burned

Not My Kid: A Surefire Way To Get Burned

Who do you think most influences your child’s decisions about sex? If you’re like most parents, you probably think it’s their friends or the media. But as it turns out, teens consistently say that parents most influence their decisions about sex. You heard us right…

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