Forgotten account? So some parents at Roosevelt Middle School in the Eugene School District 4J were livid when they found out that an abstinence-only crisis pregnancy center, Dove Medical, had been teaching sexual education to their kids. According to state law, districts can promote abstinence as the most effective way to prevent pregnancy and the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases.
In a statement sent to parents Thursday night, Anderson said he also heard concern from some parents about Planned Parenthood giving a talk. She went on to say it was a curriculum designed to help students make healthy choices.
Sign up for Breaking News Alerts Be in the know. It didn't empower me nor educate me as a future woman[. More than 93 percent of parents place high importance on sex education in both middle and high school. More important than [having] all the details is being willing to engage with your kid on such an important topic," she says.
Omaha Public Parents against sex education in schools in Eugene, which serves about 52, students in its district, has taught sex education since as part of a course called Human Growth and Development.
Some do a good job, some do a poor job. State Rep. Abstinence is encouraged in the curriculum, which also covers such topics as reproductive anatomy, pregnancy prevention and sexually transmitted diseases. However, there were differences in support by political affiliation for two topics: sexual orientation and birth control.
Where are my rights? For sexual orientation, The school district conducted a telephone survey of about 1, parents last year, and reported that a sizable majority supported adding those topics to the curriculum.
Wistocki said he does not see a problem with his parent presentation either. Rollover crash sends three to hospital. So some parents at Roosevelt Middle School in the Eugene School District 4J were livid when they found out that an abstinence-only crisis pregnancy center, Dove Medical, had been teaching sex ed to their kids.
It just wasn't a problem.