I took the time to read what our District is offering, and it is not medically accurate in many places, and it does not do even close to an adequate job of explaining how certain sexual behaviors are more harmful than others, but makes all practices and orientations sound equally safe.
They added that conservative groups that espouse religious freedom are offering support and providing information to parents who speak out against the law. Times News Platforms. If history is any guide, California has often helped lead the way on progressive legislation, from a law loosening abortion restrictions in to one legalizing medical marijuana use in The students seem calm and comfortable.
If a child is different in that way, I'm sure any loving parent would support them despite their religious beliefs.
Ortiz-Licon told the Associated Press. They met with school board officials and trained youth to advocate comprehensive sex education in their high schools. The California State Legislature passed AB in Octobera bill that requires school districts to ensure that all pupils receive comprehensive sex health education and HIV prevention education.
It's pornography," said Patricia Reyes, 45, a mother of six who traveled more than miles to attend Wednesday's hearing in Sacramento, the state capital. Yet school officials dismantled the curriculumaccording to an investigation by the Fresno Beepassing off lessons from the class, including HIV prevention, to other teachers.
We're not saying that the books are bad. Parents also have the right to opt out of sex education lessons for their children under the California Healthy Youth Act, though that does not include the exclusion of language teachers may adopt from the health education framework.
According to the Guttmacher Institute24 states — including California — and the District of Columbia mandate sex education in classrooms. Facebook Twitter Show more sharing options Share Close extra sharing options.
Subscribers Are Reading. Figueroa said the Latino community was not informed about the bill because the bill was only available in English.
Obviously abortion is being promoted here. It requires that comprehensive lessons, which typically total between 10 and 13 hours, be given to students in 7th grade and then again in 9th grade. If history is any guide, California has often helped lead the way on progressive legislation, from a law loosening abortion restrictions in to one legalizing medical marijuana use in