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Sex Ed Erraticism - Part 3

Education

A few months into my grade 7 year, we finally began actual sexual education classes. The information was presented in a largely clinical method, with overhead slides showing anatomical cutaways of male and female reproductive organs. 747 more words

Sex Ed

When Your Son Wants a Barbie

by Randall S. Frederick

When I was four, I wanted a Barbie doll for Christmas. That was the all-consuming desire. A Barbie with a pink dress, and… 1,714 more words

Culture

Scotland: state-control over children to squeeze out parental rights?

Is this the future of family policy? Turtle Bay and Beyond reports that in Scotland a state-employed guardian will be assigned to every child from birth until age 18, who can intervene without parental consent and share information with a wide range of public authorities. 80 more words

Parental Rights

Sex Ed Erraticism - Part 2

Detour

Grade 7 started with promise, as we were told that we would absolutely be having actual Sexual Education classes this year, as a part of the Science curriculum. 403 more words

Sex

Sex Ed Erraticism - Part 1

Discovery

I started exploring my sexuality quite young, though I didn’t know it. I’m fairly certain that for many people, especially boys, have much the same experience. 599 more words

Sex

The Student Becomes the Teacher: Creating Peer-to-Peer Inclusive Sex Ed

In my friend group of people of color, queer, trans, disabled, First-Generation people, we talk about marginalization and oppression. A lot. It’s not only part of the work we take on as activists but it’s also the reality of living as multiply marginalized young people. 769 more words

Desexualization