In the court challenge heard earlier this year, we learned that teachers were free and, indeed, required to address sexual diversity in an inclusive fashion, irrespective of the menacing rhetoric from the government. Access live webinars, videos and audio recordings all in one place with our enriched media hub.
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Blair Bigham is a resident emergency physician in Hamilton. As early as Grade 1, students will be asked to demonstrate an understanding of how to stay safe at home, in the community, when online and outdoors.
Since the introduction of the curriculum, the Ontario legislature has passed a concussion safety law, named after Rowan Not teaching sex education in schools in Ontario, a teen who died from second impact syndrome after multiple concussions as a rugby player.
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The CCLA said it would be appealing the decision. One report on young adolescents and sexual health says early intervention is key in building healthy future relationships. A recent UNESCO study that looked at sex-ed courses from various countries across the world found that sexual education delayed initiation of sexual intercourse, decreased frequency of sexual intercourse, decreased number of sexual partners, reduced risk-taking, increased use of condoms and increased use of contraception.
In other words, notwithstanding the predictable objections of a small constituency, there was no compelling reason to repeal the curriculum. Readers can also interact with The Globe on Facebook and Twitter.