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"I'd rather beg for forgiveness than ask for permission": Sexuiality education teachers' mediated agency and resistance (2017)

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International
sex education

Journal article from USA explores sexuality education teachers' identities and examines the ways in which teachers' experiences mediated their agency and resistance in classrooms.

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5th National survey of Australian secondary students and sexual health (2013)

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Australia
sex education
STIs and BBVs

The 5th National Survey of Secondary Students and Sexual Health was carried out in 2013 and involved over 2000 Year 10, 11 and 12 students from the Government, Catholic and Independent school systems and from every jurisdiction in Australia.

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6th National survey of Australian secondary students and sexual health (2018)

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Australia
gender diversity
online
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sexual diversity
sexual health
sexting
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The 6th National Survey of Secondary Students and Sexual Health was carried out in 2018 and involved over 6000 Year 10, 11 and 12 students from the Government, Catholic and Independent school systems from every jurisdiction in Australia.

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HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis and Sexually Transmissible Infections in Australia: Annual Report of Trends in Behaviour (2012)

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Australia
LGBTI
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STIs and BBVs

This report presents data from social and behavioural research conducted by the National Centre in HIV Research. Includes data on the sexual health of young people.

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It’s about more than just sex: curricula and educational materials to help young people achieve better sexual and reproductive health (2013)

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adolescence
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sex education
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The toolkit provides descriptions of high-quality, adult- and youth-led curricula designed to improve youth sexual and reproductive health.

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Parents and Sex Education in Western Australia: A Consultation with Parents on Educating their Children about Sexual Health at Home and School (2008)

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Western Australia
adolescence
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sex education
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This research project was commissioned by the WA Department of Health to report on the role and needs of parents and teachers as sexual health educators of their children.

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Parents and Sex Education: Parents’ Attitudes to Sexual Health Education in WA Schools (2008)

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Western Australia
parenting
sex education

This project was commissioned by the WA Department of Health to determine parents' attitudes to sexual health education programs conducted in schools, and also what resources were required to assist parents to conduct sexual health education at home.

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Sex education in a time of moral panic - and how it's failing our children (2019)

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Australia
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parenting
sex education
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A news article from The Age.

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Sexting and young people (2015)

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Australia
consent
law
media literacy
online
parenting
pornography
protective behaviours
relationships
sex education
sexting

47% of young people have engaged in sending and receiving sexually suggestive pictures (sexting). Report to the Criminology Research Advisory Council.

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Sexuality Education: The why, who and what of relationship education in WA Schools (2009)

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Western Australia
relationships
sex education

Report on Tertiary Lecturers' Seminar conducted in November 2009 to promote the Growing and Developing Healthy Relationships (GDHR) resources to tertiary educators and students.

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The Sex Information and Education Council of Canada (SIECCAN)

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parenting
sex education

SIECCAN was founded in 1964 to foster professional education and public knowledge about sexuality and sexual health. SIECCAN works with health professionals, educators, and community organisations to ensure that all Canadians have access to high quality sexual health information, education and related health and social services.

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‘It is not all about sex’: Young people’s views about sexuality and relationships education (2016)

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Australia
families and friendships
gender diversity
parenting
relationships
romantic
sexual
sex education

A report summarising the views of South Australian and Victorian high school students on sexuality and relationships education.