by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 13, 2015
A potentially significant ruling in California declares medically accurate sex ed to be a "public right."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 4, 2015
One in 15 kids has been infected.
"You're basically taking this money and wasting it."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 14, 2014
Teens in one Las Vegas area school district say their current health classes are too vague, too conservative, and don't prepare them for the real world.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 20, 2014
A growing body of research suggests that convincing teens to commit to abstinence has long-term consequences.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 14, 2014
After Emily Dawson filed a human rights complaint over being forced to sit through an abstinence course, her school district gave in.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 11, 2014
She and her mother say being forced to attend a mandatory abstinence assembly run by a faith-based organization violated their agnostic beliefs.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 1, 2014
If It passes, it will be the first legislation to amend the state's sex ed requirements in more than 25 years.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 7, 2014
Nonetheless, abstinence-only courses have received over a billion of dollars in federal funding over the past two decades.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 17, 2014
"We ask questions about tobacco, and we set policies driven to our youth. We don't even ask questions about whether or not our children are taking risks related to sex."