Sex education should give students the tools to take ownership of their lives and bodies so that they can feel empowered. And that includes LGBTQ students.
Better Sex Ed: Your Sexual Health Questions, Answered
Whether you’re homeschooling your kids and need some sex education resources, or are looking for new ways to connect with your partner/s—or yourself—while practicing physical distancing, here are some of the best sex ed stories from our archives to get you through this uncertain time.
If you’re feeling uncertain, this guide will help you decide if sending nudes is right for you.
Sex education is education—and if you’re braving math, science, and history to help your kid with their lessons, you should do the same for sex ed.
We need to teach young people of all genders about abortion. Here are three ways teachers, parents, and health-care providers can do that.
More Sex Education
It is not enough to say that we advocate for “culturally responsive” sex ed. We have to show that our sex education is as honest about racism as it is on any other topic.
Sex ed is too often not culturally competent for people of color, as it's tailored for white culture. That needs to change.
“Curiosity is a normal and great thing,” said sex educator Melissa Pintor Carnagey, “and through curiosity is an opportunity to learn and connect.”
Every sex act—including masturbation—is just an option on a vast and varied sexual menu, and it’s OK to pass on any of them.
Positive human connection has a big influence on our mental health, but what does that look like when we can’t get together with the people we care about?
If you’re spending some extra time "doing you" during quarantine, this could be the perfect time to add a new sex toy to your sexual toolbox.
During quarantine, you might find that you’re hornier than usual. For others, sex is the last thing on their mind.
What Does ‘Safe Sex’ Look Like During the COVID-19 Pandemic? Here’s What You Need to Know. (Updated)
Ultimately, no partnered sex act is ever without some aspect of physical or emotional risk—but when it comes to coronavirus transmission, there are ways to reduce risk and still have fun.
Hulu's new series is a much-needed perspective about female youth sexuality that has nothing to do with pregnancy and everything to do with pleasure, particularly masturbation.
The new procedure is a cheaper alternative to in vitro fertilization. And in other news, women are applying entrepreneurial know-how to funding fertility treatment.