The show manages to be as entertaining as it is informative. Name required. Login to hide this message. Most sex ed neglects to mention desire, agency or consent.
This has a real effect: While teen pregnancy rates in the U. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. The Sexual Health Circus teaches us two key lessons for how we can do this. Share this: Facebook Twitter. PA: Who do you want to learn [sexual education] from?
She says schools do not always acknowledge different sexualities or make space in busy timetables for young people to learn about healthy relationships — although she accepts that may change with the new curriculum. Successfully Subscribed! Together, we empower readers with independent and investigative local reporting.
Join the Cable. Remember high school sex ed? Post to Cancel. Zoe: Yeah. All rights reserved. There is a collective cringe as we recall our own uncomfortable experiences of sex ed.