Importance Of Sex Education In Public Schools

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WHY SEX EDUCATION SHOULD BE TAUGHT IN SCHOOL

The purpose of this paper is to inform the reader why sex education should be taught in public schools. Sex education needs to be mandatory. Sex education has a lot of information for students to learn about, for example, what the consequences of having sex are. Sex education is instruction on issues relating to human sexuality, including human sexual anatomy, sexual reproduction, sexual activity, reproductive health, emotional relations, reproductive rights and responsibilities, sexual abstinence, and birth control(sciencedaily.com). Many people believe it should be left up to the teenagers to teach themselvesabout sex education.
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Every person has a different view point on this topic if sex education should be taught in schools or should not be taught. Sex education has more facts to it than just the basic stuff. There is lots of information that goes along with sex education. You know that the (U.S.) has the highest teen birth rates and that Mexico has the second highest teen birth rates. Now you also know how many abortions there is in the (U.S) and how many pregnancies there are. Maybe now teenagers will learn and see the consequences are with having sex. Teenagers also can see that there is more than one option out there if they do get pregnant. Sex education should be taught in schools it will help with all these problems. The facts need to be taught to the students in public school. TV shows and movies play a big role on teenagers having sex. If we clean the TV and movies up it would most likely make teenagers no have sex. The (U.S) should really look into making sex education mandatory in public schools. STD’s are everywhere in the world. STD’s can ruin a teenager’s life if they are not educated about these diseases. Teenagers would likely think twice before they have sex if they only taught this topic in public

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