Comprehensive Sexuality Education
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry advises that in talking to their kids about sex, “parents should respond to the needs and curiosity level of their individual child, offering no more or less information than their child is asking for and is able to understand.”
*Washington State Residents: Click here if you would like to know which Comprehensive Sexuality Health Education curriculum your school district has adopted.
RIGHTS, RESPECT, RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHTS, RESPECT, RESPONSIBILITY commonly known as "3Rs" is a K-12 Comprehensive Sexual Education Curriculum developed by Advocates for Youth to advocate for policies and programs that recognize young people’s rights to honest sexual health information.
FLASH is a widely used comprehensive sexuality education curriculum developed by Public Health Seattle–King County and designed to prevent teen pregnancy, STDs and sexual violence. FLASH is available for elementary, middle school, high school and special education classrooms.
The KNOW Curriculum is the HIV/STD prevention curriculum developed by OSPI at the direction of the legislature.
GET REAL is a unique curriculum designed for implementation in both middle and high schools. Get Real emphasizes SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING (SEL) skills as a key component of healthy relationships and responsible decision making.