Sexuality education in fifth and sixth grades in U.S. public schools, 1999.

@article{Landry2000SexualityEI,
  title={Sexuality education in fifth and sixth grades in U.S. public schools, 1999.},
  author={David J Landry and Susheela P. Singh and Jacqueline E. Darroch},
  journal={Family planning perspectives},
  year={2000},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={212-9}
}
CONTEXT While policymakers, educators and parents recognize the need for family life and sexuality education during children's formative years and before adolescence, there is little nationally representative information on the timing and content of such instruction in elementary schools. METHODS In 1999, data were gathered from 1, 789 fifth- and sixth-grade teachers as part of a nationally representative survey of 5,543 public school teachers in grades 5-12. Based on the responses of 617… CONTINUE READING