YouTube Sex Ed Videos Make “The Talk” More Accessible, But Here’s What Experts Want You To Know

YouTube Sex Ed Videos Make “The Talk” More Accessible, But Here’s What Experts Want You To Know

A string of questions float against a millennial pink backdrop: “How do I fall in love? How do I keep that love? And most importantly, how do I get rid of this STD?” No, this is not your standard school sex ed class — it’s the intro to YouTubers Damon Dominique and Joanna Franco’s video …

"Sensual" isn't the same as "sexual": The practice of pleasure extends beyond the bedroom

“Sensual” isn’t the same as “sexual”: The practice of pleasure extends beyond the bedroom

I am a pleasure-positive writer, educator, and personal coach and am dedicated to researching and teaching the craft of pleasurable living and healthy sexuality. Fascinated by human sexuality and how that connects to our quality of life, I offer a unique perspective on pleasurable living having been raised by an intentional community that offers courses …

Colorado changed its laws around sex ed. Here's what you need to know.

Colorado changed its laws around sex ed. Here’s what you need to know.

Colorado law will soon require students who receive sexual education to learn about consent in school. But the road to passing that bill was bumpy. The final legislation was heavily amended and passed in the last two days of the legislative session. The bill is still awaiting the governor’s signature. In response to parent questions, …

Stephen Fry backs calls to review relationships and sex education | Education

Stephen Fry has backed calls urging the government to review its new compulsory programme of relationships and sex education (RSE), due to be rolled out to schools next year, suggesting that it does not go far enough. The actor is one of a number of signatories to a letter addressed to the education secretary, Damian …

Sex ed at 4J sparks controversy after faith-based group's lectures

Sex ed at 4J sparks controversy after faith-based group’s lectures

EUGENE. Ore. — Sex education has been a part of American schools since the 1960s and to this day is still controversial, and the latest uproar is in Eugene schools. A parent at Roosevelt Middle School, Nadine Batya, said her son was taught abstinence-only lectures in school by an outside organization. The group invited into Eugene School …

Porn isn’t a great way to learn about sex – but where else do young people work out how to do it? | Opinion

I watched a programme about porn on BBC iPlayer this week. I saw – and heard – things I can neither unsee nor unhear, but I’m still rather glad I saw it. In Porn Laid Bare, a group of millennials are taken to Spain where an awful lot of the stuff is made. Some of …

Alleanza Bidla threatens legal action over sex education to students

Alleanza Bidla threatens legal action over sex education to students

Alleanza Bidla has embarked on a crusade against what it has described as “early sexualisation” and “harmful gender indoctrination” in schools without parental consent. Ivan Grech Mintoff, the group’s leader, said Alleanza Bidla will take legal action against the Education Ministry if teaching goes against the beliefs of the parents and happens without their “knowledge or consent.” …

LGBT lessons: police chief calls for end to Birmingham protests | Education

A police chief has said lawful or unlawful protests have no place outside primary schools after recent clashes over the teaching of LGBT lessons. The chief constable of West Midlands police, Dave Thompson, said a number of criminal offences had occurred outside Anderton Park primary school in Birmingham since Sunday evening. The force received reports …