ERIC Number: ED243811
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Parents to Be the Primary Sexuality Educators of Their Children. Final Report. Volume I: Impact of Programs.
Alter, Judith S.; And Others
The project staff for "Teaching Parents to Be the Primary Sexuality Educators of Their Children" designed and implemented a curriculum for use with diverse parent groups and evaluated the impact of the course. This report on the results of the evaluation includes: (1) a review of studies of the content and impact of parent-child communication about sexuality and the impact of sexuality education for parents; (2) an analysis of such programs for parents around the country; (3) procedures and findings of a needs assessment asking parents and experts what should be covered in a course; (4) an explanation of procedures and rationale for developing the model curricula; (5) a discussion of the evaluation instruments and procedures; (6) results of the evaluation of the program's success, specifically the program's impact on parents' knowledge, attitudes, and communication behavior; and (7) a summary of the results and recommendations for future program evaluation and research. A review of major theories on child development is appended. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Center for Disease Control (DHHS/PHS), Atlanta, GA.
Authoring Institution: MATHTECH, Inc., Bethesda, MD.
Note: For the executive summary and additional volumes, see SP 024 157-161.