ERIC Number: EJ514724
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Sexuality Education: Sorting Fact from Fiction.
Berne, Linda A.; Huberman, Barbara K.
Phi Delta Kappan, v77 n3 p229-32 Nov 1995
School leaders must make good decisions about sex education based on valid information. This article presents 17 arguments most frequently advanced by groups opposing comprehensive sexuality education and examines the scientific literature to determine those arguments' validity. Topics include abstinence instruction, intimate sexual behavior (including contraception), and abortion to resolve unintended pregnancy. (29 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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