ERIC Number: ED389073
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Sexuality and the Schools: Handling the Critical Issues. the Practicing Administrator's Leadership Series. Roadmaps to Success.
Curcio, Joan L.; And Others
This book provides suggestions for handling important and emotionally charged issues of sexuality in the schools. Six chapters offer information on teenage pregnancy, HIV and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), sexual orientation, sexual harassment, and sex education. The chapters are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Searching for Intimacy" focusing on moral and ethical issues, dealing with the whole family, and peer relationships; (3) "HIV and AIDS in the Schools"; (4) "Other Ways Other Roads: Gay and Lesbian Students"; (5) "Gender Respect: Antidote for Teasing, Harassment, and Violence"; and (6) "For the Good of All: Sex Education" discussing responsibility, religious concerns, and legal and policy issues. (Contains 38 references.) (LMI)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Compliance (Legal), Contraception, Ethical Instruction, Homosexuality, Pregnant Students, Secondary Education, Sex Education, Sexual Harassment, Sexual Identity, Sexuality, Student Rights
Corwin Press, Inc., 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A