Corpus ID: 162691506

More Than Plumbing: The History of Sexual Education in Ontario, 1960-1979

@inproceedings{Grondin2015MoreTP,
  title={More Than Plumbing: The History of Sexual Education in Ontario, 1960-1979},
  author={Hutchinson Grondin and P. MichelleK},
  year={2015}
}
During the 1960s and 1970s, Ontario educators were concerned that the “sexual revolution” would encourage youths to engage in sexually promiscuous behaviour, become unwed mothers, and contract STIs. As parents were perceived as unreliable sex educators, school administrators and educators felt compelled to teach traditional sexual values, and the importance of the nuclear family through sexual education. This dissertation analyzes the creation and instruction of sexual education in physical and… Expand

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