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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Sex education classes in our public schools are promoting incest.
Only 22 states in the United States are mandated to teach sex education in schools.
The superintendent told me that we could opt out of the sex education class, but that’s not the point.
It will likely increase the number of abortions in Ohio by cutting access to birth control and access to sex education in Ohio.
It’s insane, there is no reason whatsoever to discuss that kind of stuff with a kid. It’s not sex education class. It’s language arts.
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- यौन Hindi
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