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Rappler's latest stories on sexuality education


DepEd chief hits schools that kick out pregnant girls

Aug 05, 2016 - 9:58 PM

There are schools which automatically kick out children who get pregnant and automatically also destroy their lives says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

SEX EDUCATION. Education Secretary Leonor Briones rebukes schools that kick pregnant girls out of school.

PH among countries with increasing HIV infections

Jul 22, 2016 - 6:01 PM

A study shows increase in new HIV infection rate from 2005 to 2015 in 74 countries

Sex education in PH schools still lacking – UNFPA

Jul 09, 2016 - 9:50 AM

According to the latest report on the implementation of the RH law the education department has not yet developed the minimum standards of comprehensive sexuality education that schools should comply with

The kids are having sex and they are not OK

Feb 11, 2016 - 10:50 AM

Studies show that more young people than ever before are sexually active but without proper sexual reproductive health information and access to contraception they are left banging in the dark

[Dash of SAS] Let’s have a condom talk

Oct 21, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Here are 5 things you should know about those nifty little love gloves

God, sex, babies: Is learning safe sex unsafe?

May 02, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Some Filipinos learn about safe sex only after having several unsafe encounters

SEXUALITY EDUCATION. Which is better?For the Filipino youth to understand safe sex, or for them to remain clueless? Graphic by Mara Elize Mercado/Rappler, Background image from Shutterstock

No sweat: Having the 'sex talk' with your kids

Apr 04, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Instead of encouraging fear Ana advises parents to talk about sex in the same way they converse with their children about being responsible with their studies friendships finances and health

PODCAST: Parents, how do you talk about sex with your kids?

Mar 21, 2015 - 2:07 PM

Did you know that 1 in every 10 Filipino women aged 15 to 19 is already a mother or pregnant with her first child?

Sexuality and a girl's bits and pieces

Mar 12, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Vagina penis nipples Were these words forbidden in your childhood?

Girls, blood, sex: A hard look at menstruation

Feb 24, 2015 - 5:51 PM

Sex and pregnancy for some will always be a mystery only meant to be solved later on in life Or sometimes earlier but only by accident

The shame in our bleeding

Sep 18, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Keeping women in the dark about their bodies to prevent sexual activity is just as effective as hoping people won t defecate if they re not told where the toilet is

Sex education for all, except in Catholic schools

Feb 26, 2014 - 10:25 AM

As far as the Catholic Church’s hierarchy is concerned sexuality education has no place in Catholic schools even as their students are confronted with the same challenges as the rest of the country’s youth

[DASH OF SAS] Sex education is good manners and right conduct

Aug 07, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Sexuality education is like biology with life lessons about relationships equality and non discrimination