Definitions for sex education
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Education about human sexual anatomy, reproduction, and intercourse and other human sexual behavior.
Origin: sex + education
Sex education is instruction on issues relating to human sexuality, including human sexual anatomy, sexual reproduction, sexual intercourse or other sexual activity, reproductive health, emotional relations, reproductive rights and responsibilities, abstinence, and birth control. Common avenues for sex education are parents or caregivers, formal school programs, and public health campaigns.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Education which increases the knowledge of the functional, structural, and behavioral aspects of human reproduction.
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