Planned Parenthood education departments provide a robust range of programming options. Find out more about Planned Parenthood education programs near you.
Planned Parenthood has digital games, quizzes, videos, and more. They’re based on science and support healthy decision making. Many also have lesson plans to bring them to life.
They may not have to take exams in these subjects.
Some parts of sex and relationship education are compulsory – these are part of the national curriculum for science. Parents can withdraw their children from all other parts of sex and relationship education if they want.
But too few young people get it because a patchwork of inconsistent laws and policies makes access to it inequitable.
The outrageous thing is, sex education is incredibly popular in the United States. Most Americans think young people should receive quality sex education that covers a wide range of important topics, including birth control and sexual orientation. And lots of people assume schools are already providing good sex education (even when they’re not).