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YOUNG PEOPLE and ...
Young people's main source of sex information has undergone a profound shift from the home and towards school lessons.
School surveys since 1983, by the Schools Health Education Unit (SHEU), have asked young people about their sources of sex education.
New data has been added showing the continuing shift from home towards school lessons.
For details please visit 'Schools’ increasing role as sex education provider'.
Schools’ increasing role as sex education provider
Many young people want much more from their school regarding sex and relationship education.1,2,3
Surveys from the Schools Health Education Unit (SHEU), from 1983-2005, routinely asked young people about their sources of sex education.
In 2006, we were asked by Stonewall, the lesbian and gay lobbying organisation, to host an online survey about homophobic bullying.
Over 1145 young people from across the UK took part in the survey.
The key findings were:
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