sex education

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Damian Hinds says parents should be consulted over LGBT lessons

Damian Hinds: Parents should be consulted over LGBT lessons

Damian Hinds: Parents should be consulted over LGBT lessons

Headteachers have been told consultation does not mean parents have the right to veto parts of the new relationships and sex education curriculum.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Muslim parents protest after LGBT lessons taught at Birmingham primary school

Muslim parents protest after LGBT lessons taught at Birmingham primary school

Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell said it was important for children to learn about same-sex relationships, amid complaints over a Birmingham school teaching pupils about homosexuality.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Damian Hinds

New sex-ed guidelines will 'keep children safe'

New sex-ed guidelines will 'keep children safe'

The education secretary accepted there were “understandable and legitimate concerns” about sex and relationship education, but said new government guidelines will “keep children safe”.

Damian Hinds

Education secretary defends adding FGM to curriculum in sex-ed shake-up

Education secretary defends adding FGM to curriculum in sex-ed shake-up

Damian Hinds has defended a decision to add FGM to the curriculum, and revealed it has been 19 years since sex education guidance was last updated.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Child medics call for Primary schools to teach the meaning of words such as lesbian and gay

Medics call for Primary schools to teach the meaning of words such as lesbian and gay

Medics call for primary schools to teach the meaning of words such as gay

Children should be taught the meaning of terms such as gay, lesbian and bisexual in primary schools, leading medics have said.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

'Children as young as 4 need to be taught about pornography', says sex education group

'Children as young as 4 need to be taught about pornography', says sex education group

'4-year-olds need to be taught about pornography', says sex education group

Lynnette Smith, the founder of BigTalk Education, says as soon as children access the internet they need to know about what's not suitable

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Pornhub launches online sex education service

Pornhub launches online sex education service

Pornhub launches online sex education service

Adult entertainment website Pornhub has launched a free sexual health education website where users can access advice from doctors and therapists

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

Review finds schools are delivering poor sex education

UK sex education 'portrays men as predators', report finds

UK sex education 'portrays men as predators', report finds

A review of studies from 55 global publications found that UK sex education is often overly scientific and 'out of touch'

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Better sex education is needed in order to solve harassment in schools, as girls begin to wear shorts under skirts

Harassment: 'Stop talking about boys as sex pests and educate them better'

Harassment: 'Stop talking about boys as sex pests and educate them better'

Journalist Martin Daubney and charity chief executive Susie McDonald says we need to change perceptions for young people