ERIC Number: ED277956
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Sexuality Education: A Guide to Developing and Implementing Programs.
Cook, Ann Thompson; And Others
This document is the second volume of a six-volume report on sexuality education. This volume provides suggestions for developing and implementing effective educational and clinic-based approaches to sexuality education. It discusses the reasons for and nature of responsible sexuality education and describes approaches to building a community-based program, selecting teachers and finding training, assessing needs of the target population, and designing and implementing programs for them. It also provides suggestions for evaluating programs. Chapter 1 provides an introduction and eight fact sheets that highlight major findings of research and demonstrate the need for sexuality education programs for adolescents. Chapter 2 discusses building a program and chapter 3 describes establishing guidelines for the program. Designing the course, selecting and training leaders, and implementing programs are covered in chapters 4, 5, and 6 respectively. Chapter 7 concerns linking young people with medical services and chapter 8 discusses evaluating the course. Lists of curriculum resources and resources for every stage of program development, and a reference list for fact sheets are appended. (NB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Elementary Secondary Education, Parent Child Relationship, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Sex Education, Sexuality
Network Publications, 1700 Mission St., Suite 203, P.O. Box 1830, Santa Cruz, CA 95061-1830.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control (DHHS/PHS), Atlanta, GA.; Center for Population Options, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Mathtech, Inc., Arlington, VA.
Note: For the complete report, see CG 019 636-642.