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A pregnant teen in a class by herself
Maddi Runkles was a straight-A student, president of the student council and a star of the varsity soccer team. But her high school, Heritage Academy, banned her from attending graduation ceremonies with her classmates. That’s because the Boonsboro, Maryland, teen became pregnant. A few months ago,
Board considers removing sex-ed magazine from junior high
A New Jersey school board is considering removing copies of a sex education magazine from a junior high library after some parents and a school board member complained it's overly explicit
Meet Sex-Ed YouTube Star Laci Green Whose Channel Has Nearly 1.5 Million Subscribers
Sex education has traditionally been taught by health teachers in classroom settings, but now one young woman is revolutionizing the way kids learn about sexuality by creating a no-holds-barred YouTube series. Laci Green talks about relationships, feminism and sex on her YouTube channel and on her
Meet the Sex-Ed YouTube Star Whose Videos Have Over 100 Million Views
Ruth," was raised Mormon and now has 1.5 million subscribers and an MTV show.
School Sex Education Around the Globe is Out of Touch With Teens, Study Finds
Sexuality is a common human trait, but the ways that schools teach about sex varies radically around the globe, from comprehensive sex education in progressive countries like the Netherlands and Sweden to abstinence-only programs in some parts of the United States. Recent data suggests, however,
'Baby Simulator' Programs May Make Teen Girls More, Not Less, Likely to Become Pregnant, Study Finds
Though they are designed to help deter teen pregnancies, school programs that involve the use of "baby simulators" may have the opposite effect, according to an Australian study published today. The investigators found that girls enrolled in schools that employed infant dolls and education sessions
Redefining What's Sexy in an Era of Sexting, Snapchat and Porn
'Girls & Sex' author Peggy Orenstein interviewed more than 70 young women, many of whom equated sexiness with empowerment.
Consent on Campus: A 'Nightline' Event: First Look
ABC News "Nightline" takes an eye-opening look at sexual assault and consent education on college campuses, airing Wednesday at 12:35 a.m.
Carly Fiorina Talks Anti-Abortion in Front of Preschoolers
The Republican candidate was photographed giving a talk on abortion while a preschool class sat around her.