Despite teen pregnancy rates falling, teens in America are more than twice as likely to give birth than those in Canada, and almost four times more likely than teens in Germany or Norway.
These people argue that the rate of teen pregnancies is higher in the countries that conduct sex education classes for their students. It's important that young men learn early that taking care of their health is one of the most "manly" things they can do.
A full 80 percent of Evangelicals report having non-married sex and churches are starting to catch on by encouraging safer sex.
And although some schools Research has shown time and time again that abstinence-only education doesn't work. They were also only half as likely to have been infected with chlamydia and gonorrhea.
Comprehensive sex-ed helps delay the age of first sex. Sexual predators prey on children as young as three or four and we must protect these children from abuse. Furthermore, one-fifth of sexually active high school students had used drugs or alcohol before the most recent time they had sex.
Empowering children The topic of sex education coincided conveniently with a role-play scenario at Dandelion, in which body ownership became incredibly relevant! Sex can harm people. The prevention of childhood sexual abuse.
Having those condoms available does seem to encourage teens to use them, but only if they would be having sex anyway.