California Close To Revising Sex Education Guidelines For TeachersState education leaders are close to overhauling their guidance for teaching sex education in public schools, offering teachers a framework for talking to kindergartners about gender identity, discussing masturbation with middle-schoolers and recommending books that teach healthy practices for LGBT high schoolers.
Fremont School Board Scraps Sex Ed Plan For Elementary KidsThe Fremont Unified School District board decided against adopting a controversial new sex education program for elementary school children after a marathon meeting that ended early Thursday morning.
Sex Education In Fremont Elementary Schools Up For DebateParents lined up for hours to attend a meeting on sex education changes at the Fremont Unified School District, which would include elementary school curriculum more explicit than students and parents are used to.
Parents Protest Graphic Sex Ed Curriculum Changes In Cupertino SchoolsPlans for updated sex education curriculum at a South Bay school district had parents protesting at local board meeting Tuesday night before the board voted to not implement the changes.
Sex Ed To Become Mandatory For Most Middle, High School Students In CaliforniaThe comprehensive sex education law will combine information about HIV prevention which is already mandatory with sexual health education.
Coalition Of Parents Shocked To Discover Planned Parenthood Teaching Sex Ed At East Bay SchoolsA coalition of high school parents in the East Bay said they were shocked and upset to find out Planned Parenthood was teaching sex education classes to their children.
After Complaints From Parents, Fremont Schools Reject Controversial Sex-Ed Textbook Unless RevisedAfter complaints from parents, the Fremont Union School District said they won’t be using a controversial sexual education textbook for ninth graders, unless the publisher makes revisions.
Fremont District To Tone Down New Sex-Ed Textbook After Complaints, Threats From Parents, Lawyers''Your Health Today' talks about masturbation, sex toys and orgasms. There’s a paragraph about bondage, using handcuffs, ropes and blindfolds for sex games. The book's been shelved for now, but parents still aren't happy.
Fremont Sex-Ed Textbook With Topics On Bondage, Vibrators Along With Explicit Diagrams Has Parents Riled UpMore than a 1,000 people have signed an online petition protesting the use of a controversial health education book in the Fremont Unified School District's 9th-grade curriculum.
San Francisco Casting Call Announced For Pubic Hair DocumentaryA San Francisco-based sex education group is holding a casting call Sunday for a documentary producer researching trends in pubic hair.
SF-Based Porn Company Offers Sex-Ed Classes With Live-DemonstrationsKink.com, a Bay Area-based pornography production house, is offering a new kind of sex-education class – with live demonstrations by porn stars.