The evolution of sex education and students' sexual knowledge in Finland in the 2000s

@article{Kontula2010TheEO,
  title={The evolution of sex education and students' sexual knowledge in Finland in the 2000s},
  author={Osmo Kontula},
  journal={Sex Education},
  year={2010},
  volume={10},
  pages={373 - 386}
}
  • O. Kontula
  • Published 11 October 2010
  • Education
  • Sex Education
Finland is probably the only country where sex education has been studied in two consecutive national surveys, in 1996 and 2006 directed at biology and health education teachers, and in 2000 and 2006 by measuring adolescents' sexual knowledge. In 2006, responses from teachers and students could be combined for 339 schools. The most important educational objectives of sex education in the 2000s were, based on teachers' reports, to educate students to act responsibly and to provide them with the… 

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