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OPINION: New Washington sex ed bill isn’t a good option

Sex ed is an important part of childhood development. However, this Senate bill is not necessarily the right way to achieve that.

HANNA YUZYUK, Evergreen columnist

October 27, 2020

Washington’s current sexual education bill demonstrates that our society differs in opinions about what is appropriate and what is not in a classroom setting. There are not only two polar opinions in support or rejection of the bill, but the palette of views has more variation. Let’s start with...

OPINION: Sexual education curriculum will inform today’s youth

Kids need to be educated in a healthy, safe environment. If they can't get that at home, it's up to schools to teach them comprehensive sex ed.

DIANA RIOS, Evergreen columnist

October 14, 2020

There are countless issues surrounding the subject of sex and the youth, whether it's teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, sexual assault or domestic violence. The public education system has evolved from teaching an abstinence-based curriculum paired with an insubstantial lesson on human...

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