In a few words, tell me why it is important to learn about sexual education?
It covers topics such as anatomy, gender roles, contraception, abstinence, and healthy relationships It is important to help young people make informed decisions about their sexual health
What is Sexual Education?
The first sex education class was offered in 1917 at a college in New York City. In 1972, California became the first US state to require public schools to teach sex education. Some countries, such as Germany and Netherlands, start sexual education as early as age 4!
What is the most common way for teens to get pregnant?
- Having unprotected sex
- Taking fertility drugs
- Eating unhealthy food
- Drinking too much soda
What is the most effective form of birth control?
- The Pill
What is the best way to protect yourself from Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)?
- Get vaccinated
- Use a condom
- Avoid sexual contact
- Take antibiotics
What is the age of consent in most states in the US?
What is the best way to talk to your partner about sexual health?
- Be direct and honest
- Avoid the conversation
- Lie about your feelings
- Wait until the last minute
Work together in pairs: What is one thing you learned today about sexual education?