As I contemplated how to better teach girls about their bodies, I considered taking my experience and putting it into a pamphlet for them. But I know teenage girls well enough to guess that very few of them would sit down and read something about Sex Ed, maturation or pregnancy. So how to better educate them? Start with their parents. Education is best done in little doses, in everyday conversation, repeated over and over again. The home is the perfect setting for this.
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OK, everybody take some rubbers. The iconic Mean Girls scene exaggerates the state of high school sex ed for laughs—but only by a pubic hair. Not really. Only 24 states and D. The percentage of US teens receiving formal sex ed is decreasing.
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You may have cringed at the time, but sexual education is a crucial component to how we think about sex. Olivia Bowden June 5, In grade eight, after a sex education lesson held in the school gym, I remember hurriedly gathering with my pre-teen classmates for a much-needed debrief.
Skip navigation! Lynn Enright. When I was a child I thought the word 'clitoris' was slang.