Unhelpful Things Learned in Sex Ed
Thank you Eva Taylor and Bustle for letting me chime in on a topic I love so much!! It is absolutely imperative that kiddos are provided with sufficient and accurate sexuality info – info that is also age-appropriate AND age-adequate!
More from the article:
“In my opinion, the most unhelpful thing people can pick up from any sex education, public or private, is that their worth as a person is related to their sexuality or sex history in any way,” Bennion says. “This leads to extremely unhealthy levels of (unnecessary) shame, which ironically makes it even more difficult for people to migrate sexual experiences in ways that are respectful of themselves and the people they are with.”