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Sell, Jo; Reiss, Michael J. – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
It is widely agreed that Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) needs to take account of cultural and religious considerations and this principle is reflected in current government advice in England. At the same time, and for a number of reasons, many of those who teach RSE in schools find it difficult to take account of religious considerations,…
Descriptors: Religion, Religious Factors, Sex Education, Sexuality
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Heyes, Joshua M. – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
Thinking sexuality education and religion together often results in antagonisms that pit religious and secular values against each other. Political theology provides new insights into this tendency by showing how modern concepts of political legitimacy are based on secularised Christian theology. Neoliberal schooling, public sexual health and…
Descriptors: Sex Education, Sexuality, Religion, Religious Factors
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Roien, Line Anne; Graugaard, Christian; Simovska, Venka – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
This article analyses the sexuality education curriculum in primary and lower secondary schools in Denmark. Taking inspiration from the 'what is the problem represented to be?' approach to policy analysis, we explore how discourses of risk, health, quality of life, sexual diversity and critical pedagogy simultaneously permeate curriculum policy…
Descriptors: Sexuality, Sex Education, Critical Theory, Risk
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DesRochers, Jacob – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
This paper identifies some of the methodological considerations involved in narrative research with conservative faith groups, while addressing the things left unsaid through an exploration of silence in the author's own life narrative of faith and sexuality. The challenges posed by silence -- temporal silence and concealment -- require greater…
Descriptors: Christianity, Religious Factors, Sexuality, Qualitative Research
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Henry, Seán – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
This paper engages with two overarching questions: why is engaging with queer theologies potentially valuable for sex education, and how can we carry out this kind of work without rendering sex education an expression of queer theological commitment? In responding to the first of these questions, I argue that working with queer theologies can…
Descriptors: Sex Education, Social Theories, Social Attitudes, Social Bias
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Begley, Thelma; Daly, Louise; Downes, Carmel; De Vries, Jan; Sharek, Danika; Higgins, Agnes – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
This paper reports on findings from an integrative literature review of evaluation studies undertaken into sexual health promotion preparation programmes aimed at professionals with a sexual health promotion remit. Using a pre-defined search strategy, inclusion criteria and PRISMA guidelines, databases were systematically searched. Studies were…
Descriptors: Training, Sex Education, Health Promotion, Knowledge Level
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Cook, Simon M.; Grozdanovski, Laura; Renda, Gianni; Santoso, Devy; Gorkin, Robert; Senior, Kate – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
This paper describes the process of engaging young people in a user centred, co-design strategy to define their perfect condom. Our aims were 1) to find a way to destigmatise discussions about sexuality and contraception and 2) to provide information about what characteristics a perfect condom might embody for adolescents. We used arts-based…
Descriptors: Sexuality, Health Behavior, Adolescents, Contraception
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Sullivan Robinson, Rachel; Kunnuji, Michael; Shawar, Yusra Ribhi; Shiffman, Jeremy – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
In 2011, the US state of Mississippi mandated its school districts to adopt a sexuality education curriculum. Approximately half of districts chose a more comprehensive abstinence-plus curriculum over an abstinence-only curriculum. To understand this outcome, we conducted a logistic regression analysis of school district curriculum choice among…
Descriptors: Sexuality, Sex Education, School Districts, Elementary Secondary Education
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Thomas, Katy; Patterson, Kira; Nash, Rose; Swabey, Karen – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
This paper reports on findings of the Sex Ed Dads survey which sought Australian fathers' perspectives on communicating with their young children about relationships and sexuality, as informal sexuality educators. Given the majority of existing family-based sexuality education research draws on the experiences of mothers, gaining insights from…
Descriptors: Father Attitudes, Sex Education, Parent Surveys, Parent Child Relationship
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Moran, Claire; Van Leent, Lisa – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
Primary school educators in Australia are often uncertain about parents' perspectives when it comes to teaching about relationships and sexuality education in schools. Teachers, school leaders, parents and the broader community continue to struggle with the best way to educate children about the many topics that fall under the banner of…
Descriptors: Parent Attitudes, Sex Education, Teaching Methods, Interpersonal Relationship
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Rocha, Ana Cristina; Silva, Márcia; Duarte, Cidália – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
Despite growing interest in the effectiveness of sexuality education, only a single systematic review regarding its evaluation has been conducted. This review aimed to systematically analyse studies that include the evaluation of sexuality education for adolescents using the Context, Input, Process, Product (CIPP) model, and summarise evidence…
Descriptors: Sex Education, Program Evaluation, Adolescents, Cultural Differences
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D'Costa, Belinda; Lobo, Roanna; Ward, James – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
Past efforts to address endemic rates of sexually transmissible infections amongst young Aboriginal people living in remote/very remote Australian communities have had limited success. Peer education has been used in youth sexual health promotion but has received limited evaluation and has not been tested in remote Aboriginal settings. The Young…
Descriptors: Indigenous Populations, Sex Education, Cultural Awareness, Sexuality
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de Haas, Billie; Hutter, Inge – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
Little is known about how teachers' personal sexual experiences influence their motivations and practices when teaching sexuality education. Cultural schema theory was used to explore teachers' personal experience of the onset of sexual activity and explain how sexuality education teaching is influenced by such experiences. In-depth interviews…
Descriptors: Sexuality, Experience, Teacher Motivation, Sex Education
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O'Malley, Teagen L.; Horowitz, Katie Rose; Burke, Jessica G. – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
Comprehensive sexual health education is critical for the prevention of STIs and unintended pregnancy among young people. Yet, increasing barriers to comprehensive sexual health education in classroom settings underscore the importance of youth-friendly technologies to address sexual health among young people. "It's OK to Ask Someone"…
Descriptors: Health Education, Sex Education, Prevention, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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Bird, Rebecca J.; Wibowo, Erik; Fitzgerald, Ruth P.; Murray, Kiritapu; Beres, Melanie A.; Girling, Jane E. – Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 2022
The teaching of reproduction, gender and sexuality at tertiary level is often compartmentalised, separating biological components from the political, socio-cultural, psychological and ethical perspectives that influence how knowledge is understood and utilised. In parallel, educators often have specialised knowledge and can struggle to address the…
Descriptors: Sex Education, Gender Issues, Birth, Pregnancy
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