Comprehensive Sexual Abstinence Education : A Comprehensive Sex Education

2096 Words Dec 16th, 2016 9 Pages
Sex is considered a private thing not to be discussed in this day and age. However, with the age that people start having consensual sex getting younger and younger each day. There is clearly a need to have a straight dialogue with young people of each new generation about sex, the dangers, and repercussions of having sex before marriage. The type of sex education we are proposing is a comprehensive sex education. In this paper we will outline the best way we found to incorporate a comprehensive sexual abstinence education into your school, what is it, and why we think it’s important to have a secure sex education program.
Comprehensive sex education is teaching that having sex is natural and healthy. When teaching they focus on the ways to have safe and smart sex. Comprehensive sex education teaches that the only way to effectually avoid STDs and pregnancy is to abstain from sex altogether, it also teaches on other topics related to sex like relationships (Advocates for Youth, 2008). This type of education is funded through things like Community based abstinence education or funded through the state or a private fund. This education is taught usually in community buildings such as churches, schools, and also medical offices like planned parenthood. Although it is most known for its services for women planned parenthood also provides sex education to help prevent STDs and teen pregnancy.
Sex education is important because out of all of the developed countries the United…
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