Sexedoutline - Amanda Jacques Introduction I Sex It is everywhere around us Todd Zwillich from foxnews did a study in 2005 that says in one hour of

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Amanda Jacques Introduction I. Sex. It is everywhere around us. Todd Zwillich from foxnews did a study in 2005 that says in one hour of watching TV, you see 6 sexual scenes. And that is just on TV. We see and hear sexual references all the time in our daily lives. II. I have become very interested in this topic and have been researching it to find out more information about it. III. To persuade my audience that sex education, more specifically, abstinence-plus, should be taught in all schools. IV. I will be discussing what abstinence-plus is, how it is effective, and why it should be used over other forms of sex education. Transition- Body I. Abstinence plus is a sex education program used in school systems to educate teens not only about abstinence, but about contraceptives to keep them safe and protected A. It teaches them about abstinence but also gives teens information on forms or birth control and teaches them about sexually transmitted diseases. B. This is the program used in Maine to educate high schoolers about sex. 1. According to guttmacher.org Maine is required to teach sex education and HIV education in the school systems and they must stress abstinence and needs to cover contraception 2. Abstinenceplus.org stated that “as of September 20 th , 2005 Maine has joined California and Pennsylvania to reject federal money to teach abstinence-only programs in their school systems” 3. So the people from Maine in this room were taught using an abstinence plus program in your school. C. As of right now Sex education is only required in 32 states in the United States. Only 18 of these states require an abstinence plus program. 1.
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course CMJ 103 taught by Professor Merrill during the Fall '05 term at University of Maine Orono .

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