ERIC Number: EJ310852
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Family Life Education for Young Adolescents. A Quasi-Experiment.
Herz, Elicia J.; And Others
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v13 n4 p309-27 Aug 1984
The impact of the Family Life Education Program for disadvantaged inner-city minority students (grades seven and eight) was investigated. Compared to the control group, program participants displayed improved knowledge about contraception, reproductive physiology, and adolescent pregnancy outcomes. Implications for school-based sex education programs in general are discussed. (Author/BS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research supported by grants from the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and the Pittway Charitable Trust and administered by the Ounce of Prevention Fund.