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States that prescribe abstinence-only sex education programs in public schools have significantly higher teenage pregnancy and birth rates than states with more.

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Only a quarter of middle schools and three-fifths of high schools taught about birth control.

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Comprehensive Sex Education ii Executive Summary Over the last several years, Congress has em-phasized funding abstinence-only programs over.The Efficacy of Abstinence Only Education. schools across the nation. only until marriage is the only safe sex practice discussed.Report: 83 Percent of Texas School Districts Offer Abstinence-Only or No Sex Ed.

A judge in Fresno County, California, has ruled against an abstinence-only sex education program, saying a school district violated state law by failing to.National studies show that abstinence-only-until-marriage programs have.Abstinence Education in Schools. Supporters of Abstinence-only say that traditional sex education sends mixed messages and that abstinence is the only method.Sex education focused on an abstinence-only approach fails in a number of ways.

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