The Education Dept surrenders to Brook’s sex maniacs. Who will protect our 13-year-olds?

Nov 10, 2014 by

By Laura Perrins, Conservative Woman: The sex fanatics at the ‘sexual health charity’ Brook Advisory Centre have taken it upon themselves to issue “guidance” to parents that includes telling thirteen-year-olds that ‘consenting oral and/or penetrative sex with others of the same or opposite gender who are of similar age and developmental ability’ is just fine and dandy. Only there is not such thing as a 13-year-old consenting to this, as they are legally disabled from doing so, for very good...

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We panic about child abuse, then tell 13-year-olds how to have sex

Nov 9, 2014 by

by Peter Hitchens, Mail on Sunday: The mystery of sex education is that parents put up with it at all. It began about 50 years ago, on the pretext that it would reduce unmarried teen pregnancies and sexual diseases. Every time these problems got worse, the answer was more sex education, more explicit than before. Since then, unmarried pregnancies have become pretty much normal, and sexual diseases – and the ‘use’ of pornography – are an epidemic. It is only thanks to frantic free handouts of...

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So-called ‘safeguarding tool’ gives green light to unlawful sex and exposes young people to increase...

Nov 7, 2014 by

Family Education Trust Press Release: It is astounding and deeply disturbing that a government-funded sexual health charity such as Brook is defending a safeguarding tool that considers unlawful sex between young teenagers worthy of positive reinforcement, says Family Education Trust. According to Brook, its traffic light tool is intended to show professionals working with children and young people ‘which behaviours are a natural part of growing up and exploring sexuality, and which are...

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SPUC unveils new sex education publication

Oct 16, 2014 by

Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) for today’s primary school children is a new publication from SPUC Safe at School which promotes good practice in primary schools where parents are the main educators of their children in sexual matters and where schools have a key role in supporting parents.The guidelines build on the current government guidance: Sex and Relationship Education Guidance – DfEE 0116/2000.  In particular, the guidelines highlight the changes to the primary science...

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Sex and relationships education twitter chat – News from Parliament

Oct 4, 2014 by

Are you involved in teaching Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) at school? Would you like to share your views on education policy in this area? UKEdChat’s next twitter chat focuses on topics relating to the teaching of PSHE and SRE in schools and takes place on Thursday 9 October 2014, 8-9pm BST. Anyone can join in using the hashtag#UKEdChat. The twitter chat coincides with the Education Committee’s inquiry into Personal, Social, Health and Economic education and Sex and Relationships...

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Leading teaching unions demand statutory PSHE

Sep 10, 2014 by

From Pink News: Three major teaching unions – NUT, ATL and NAHT – have announced their support for statutory Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) Education. It comes a week after Education Secretary and Minister for Women and Equalities Nicky Morgan hinted that she could be moving towards backing the measure. The senior Tory promised to have a “think” about the issue but added: “There is a balance too between saying from Whitehall ‘this is what we want to do’ and schools feeling more...

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