OSPI will continue serving the public via phone, email, and the website. Instruction must be consistent with Health Education K Learning Standards , which provide a framework for comprehensive instruction and the provisions of Senate Bill Instruction must also be age-appropriate, medically and scientifically accurate and inclusive of all students. The need for medically accurate sexual health education is greater than ever as students spend more time online, and often have more unsupervised time. The bill did not require schools to provide sexual abuse prevention instruction.
Comprehensive sexuality education
Arizona sex ed: What is allowed to be taught in public schools
Get involved in our campaigns and help ensure young people's health and rights. Also available in [ PDF ] format. As they grow up, young people face important decisions about relationships, sexuality, and sexual behavior. The decisions they make can impact their health and well-being for the rest of their lives. Young people have the right to lead healthy lives, and society has the responsibility to prepare youth by providing them with comprehensive sexual health education that gives them the tools they need to make healthy decisions.
Sexual Education Resources
Below are many resources geared toward parent, family members, caregivers and people with disabilities and the subject of sexuality. Help us make our site better by answering a few questions. Resources for Learning About Sexuality Contents Introduction Books Articles Websites Introduction Below are many resources geared toward parent, family members, caregivers and people with disabilities and the subject of sexuality.
Get involved in our campaigns and help ensure young people's health and rights. Available in [ PDF ] form. In recent years, important changes in public policies and attitudes have resulted in improved opportunities for people with physical and intellectual disabilities. Unfortunately, societal attitudes have changed less in regard to sexuality and disability.