Sex education

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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)

Research and reports
Teacher
Parent
Western Australia
adolescence
families
intimate relationships
parenting
sex education
sexual health
STIs and BBVs

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 (2010)

Research and reports
Teacher
Parent
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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People 1st Programme

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Support services
Professional development
Websites
Teacher
Parent
Western Australia
adolescence
families
intimate relationships
sex education
sexual health
special needs

The People 1st Programme (PIP) supports people with an intellectual disability in human relationships, protective education and sexuality, along with parents, carers and service providers. Services are available in the Perth metropolitan area and regional WA.

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Perceptions and Experiences of First Sexual Intercourse in Australian Adolescent Females

Research and reports
Teacher
Parent
Australia
adolescence
body image
consent
families
intimate relationships
mental health
parenting
research and reports
safer sex
sex education
sexual health
sexualisation
STIs and BBVs

This article aims to better understand the factors that influence the initiation of first intercourse among adolescent females and to explore the context in which this occurs.

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Principles of gender-inclusive puberty and health education (2016)

Guidelines
Teacher
International
gender diversity
puberty
sex education

Providing perspectives and language to account for every student's unique journey through puberty to adulthood.

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Responding to problem sexual behaviour in children and young people (2019)

Guidelines
Teacher
Parent
Australia
guidelines
protective behaviours
puberty
sex education
sexual health
sexual abuse
sexualisation
special needs

Guidelines for education and care settings on responding to problem sexual behaviours (3rd edition, 2019). Lists age appropriate behaviours, concerning behaviours and serious behaviours with steps schools can take to respond and protect children.

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Results of the first national survey of Australian secondary teachers of sexuality education (2010)

Research and reports
Teacher
Parent
Australia
sex education

Results of a survey of nearly 300 secondary school teachers across Australia.

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Scootle

Websites
Teacher
Australia
sex education

A national collection of more than 22,000 digital curriculum resources for Australian educators.

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Sex Ed Rescue

Agencies
Websites
Teacher
Parent
Western Australia
adolescence
bodies
consent
gender diversity
intimate relationships
parenting
pornography
protective behaviours
puberty
reproduction
safer sex
sex education
sexual diversity

Sex Ed Rescue is run by Cath Hakanson, a sex educator who helps parents to get the knowledge, skills and confidence to have conversations with their children about sex and relationships. This site offers videos, resources, books reviews, and a free 5 day sex ed bootcamp. Sex Ed Rescue also have a parent Facebook Group that offers opportunities for parents to seek feedback on specific topics and scenarios.

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

News articles
Teacher
Parent
Australia
LGBTI
parenting
sex education
sexual diversity

A news article from The Age.

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Sex. Youth Law Australia

Support services
Websites
Lower secondary
Middle secondary
Upper secondary
Teacher
Parent
Australia
consent
friendships
intimate relationships
law
parenting
reproduction
safer sex
sex education
sexting
sexual health
STIs and BBVs

Youth Law Australia give free and confidential legal advice about sex and dating. This site discussed sex, dating, and relationships.

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Sexting and young people (2015)

Research and reports
Teacher
Parent
Australia
consent
intimate relationships
law
media literacy
online
parenting
pornography
protective behaviours
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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Sexual Health and Blood-borne Virus Program

Agencies
Upper secondary
Teacher
Parent
Western Australia
adolescence
families
health education
help seeking
immunisation
intimate relationships
multicultural
puberty
reproduction
safer sex
sex education
sexting
STIs and BBVs

The WA Department of Health - Sexual Health and Blood-borne Virus Program (SHBBVP) provides sexual health information and resources for the community, health professionals and educators. Funds service providers to deliver free and low cost education sessions, professional development, clinical appointments, testing and treatment. All SHBBVP hardcopy resources (posters, pamphlets, etc) can be bulk ordered for free in WA by setting up a free account at doh.getquickmail.com. Email shbbvp@health.wa.gov.au for individual copies.

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Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT

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Presenters/Workshops
Support services
Clinical services
Professional development
Upper primary
Lower secondary
Middle secondary
Upper secondary
Teacher
Parent
Australia
adolescence
bodies
consent
contraception
families
gender diversity
parenting
protective behaviours
puberty
reproduction
safer sex
sex education
sexual diversity
special needs

Provides reproductive and sexual health services throughout the ACT. Includes schools education programs, training and workshops.

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Sexual Health Quarters (SHQ)

Agencies
Presenters/Workshops
Support services
Clinical services
Professional development
Programs
Social media
Websites
Upper secondary
Teacher
Parent
Western Australia
adolescence
contraception
gender diversity
help seeking
immunisation
intimate relationships
LGBTI
mental health
pornography
reproduction
safer sex
sex education
sexting
sexual diversity
sexual health
sexual abuse
STIs and BBVs

Sexual Health Quarters (SHQ) provides a comprehensive range of clinical, counselling, educational and training activities around sexual and reproductive health. Services include: STI testing, unplanned pregnancy counselling, contraception counselling, professional development, education sessions. SHQ can partner with your school to deliver RSE sessions on: respectful relationships, diversity in sex, gender and sexual identity, bodies and reproductive systems, safer sex and STIs, contraception, unintended pregnancy, sexting and porn, and more.

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Sexuality and relationship education training to primary and secondary school teachers: an evaluation of provision in Western Australia (2018)

Research and reports
Teacher
Parent
Western Australia
intimate relationships
sex education

A journal article describing the formative, process and short term impact evaluation of sexuality and relationships education (SRE) training for teachers in Western Australia over a three year period.

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Sexuality education matters

Guidelines
Research and reports
Programs
Teacher
Australia
gender
intimate relationships
sex education
sexual diversity

A university program created by Deakin University preparing pre-service teachers to teach sexuality education.

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

Research and reports
Teacher
Parent
Western Australia
intimate 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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Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS)

Websites
Teacher
Parent
International
parenting
sex education

SIECUS was founded in 1964 to provide education and information about sexuality and sexual and reproductive health.

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SHINE SA (Family Planning South Australia)

Agencies
Presenters/Workshops
Support services
Clinical services
Professional development
Middle secondary
Upper secondary
Teacher
Parent
Australia
contraception
sex education
sexual health

Family Planning South Australia is a not-for-profit provider of comprehensive reproductive, sexual health and relationship wellbeing services. SHINE SA’s service and education delivery model works to provide sexual health education, early intervention, health promotion, clinical services and therapeutic counselling. SHINE SA provides nurse-led and medical clinical assessment, treatment and counselling services. Drop-in clinics provide free responsive access to young people under the age of 30.

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