ERIC Number: ED313379
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Educator's Guide to AIDS and Other STD's.
Sroka, Stephen R.
This guide is a comprehensive resource to teach about acquired immune deficiency syndrome and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) from kindergarten to college. It uses an activity-oriented behavioral approach to teaching prevention strategies within a communicable disease conceptual framework which is easily implemented into all schools. The goal of the guide is to provide methods and materials to help educators assist students gain the knowledge and skills needed for realistic decision making regarding STDs while emphasizing drug use prevention. The guide stresses behavioral skills such as assertiveness, and stress management to help students gain self-esteem and self-control to avoid risk taking behaviors. (JD)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Communicable Diseases, Decision Making, Drug Abuse, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Education, Life Style, Sex Education, Student Attitudes, Student Behavior
Health Education Consultants, 1284 Manor Park, Lakewood, Ohio 44107 ($28.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A