Sex education

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
Sex instruction
NARROWER TERMS
Guide

Relationships and sexuality education

These two guides have been designed to help schools adopt a whole-school approach to strengthening their programmes in relationships and sexuality education. They incorporate the latest research on relationships, gender, sexuality, and wellbeing. They also take into account the cultural and social changes and the...
Strategy

Yarning quiet ways

The Department of Health, in partnership with an Aboriginal Advisory Group, has produced this resource for all Aboriginal mums, dads and carers who want to help their kids have strong, safe and healthy relationships.
Report

NZ youth and porn

This report presents findings from a study into how and why young New Zealanders view online pornography. One in four young people first saw porn by the age of twelve, and three out of four young people have seen porn by the age of seventeen...
Report

The effects of pornography on children and young people: an evidence scan

This research found a growing evidence base showing that adolescents’ use of pornography can negatively influence their knowledge about sex, safe sex practices, gender roles, and could lead them to have unrealistic expectations about sex.
Report

Sexuality education in Australia in 2011

Sexuality Education in Australian Schools Sexuality education has been taught in Australian schools for over a century but for much of that time has been a controversial 'add on' taking its place as a result of the advocacy and intervention of outside organisations.