State Senate passes bill to require comprehensive sex-ed in public schools
Curriculum would emphasize consent and sexual violence prevention
Last updated 1/29/2020 at 9:29am
A proposed law to require school districts to implement a comprehensive sexual education curriculum emphasizing healthy relationships and consent was passed after a 28-21 vote by the state Senate last week.
If signed into law, Engrossed Substitute Senate Bill 5395 would require every public school to offer evidence-informed, medically accurate, and age-appropriate sex education as an integral...