Response / why schools should make condoms available to teenagers but public high schools are the best place to provide sex education and make condoms available to teenagers—that's where the teenagers are, and that's where there are adults who are trained and willing to counsel them moral high school students that thomas lickona and. Regarding the sept 4 metro article “condoms offered at local md schools”: i am a student at albert einstein high school in montgomery county when i learned about the montgomery county. Moreover, the distribution of condoms leads to increased sexual activity among students an increased level of sexual activity among students may lead to situations in which they may be physically hurt or exploited, due to their lack of mental maturity and physical vulnerability.
Marin county has just been shaken by a controversy that has affected most high school districts around the country: the distribution of condoms to students. Prior to implementation of a condom availability program in a los angeles county high school, 1,945 students in grades 9-12 (98% of eligible students) completed a self-administered anonymous survey on their sexual behavior and on related knowledge and attitudes one year later, 1,110 students (59% of eligible students) completed a follow-up survey. Condom distribution in high schools gives students a false sense of security when having sex this is because most teenagers lack experience with condom implementation and use, causing the condoms to be extremely ineffective.
In 1991 the new york city board of education created a program to make condoms accessible to all high school students upon request the program caused parental disagreement and the school board was taken to court. Surveying of condom distribution in high school based on a survey of condoms in high school, i have decided to write about the results and presented as a survey report a survey was conducted at the local high school to get some of the students’ opinions on condoms being distributed in school. Boston first began distributing condoms in some high schools through school health centers in the mid-1990s officials said they initially thought those centers, working in tandem with community.
The debate over making condoms available to new york city high school students is laced with elements of class, race and sexual life style, not just religion, and it raises fundamental questions. One concern with distributing condoms at school is the fear that having easily accessible contraception will encourage more teenagers to have sex this has been proved over and over again not to be true. The task force recommended that the district dispense condoms to junior and senior high school students, as well as provide information on aids testing, prevention and treatment details of the distribution will be worked out by district staff and approved by the board at a later date. Another study showed that making condoms available in schools in seattle had allowed students access to many condoms but this change did not lead to increases in sexual activity or condom use (kirby et al, 1999. Taking sex education to the next level of controversy, some public schools are contemplating providing free condoms to their students learn about the debate, pros, and cons of condom-distribution programs at public schools.
In falmouth, mass, school officials voted last month to install condom vending machines in the high school students in grades 7 and 8 will also be able to get condoms, but only from the school. And some studies, including one that i conducted involving thousands of seattle high school students show, as susan's study does, that the percentage of teens having sex declined after condoms. Montgomery co, md (wjz) — when students in montgomery county walk into class for the first time tuesday, they will have their notepads, pens and condoms the public school system has decided to.
Pacquiao said the distribution of condoms among high school students would not stop teenage pregnancies or the spread of hiv “for me, that (distribution of condoms) is not good,” pacquiao. Presenting condoms to students in a publicly funded environment will offend students of a wide range of faiths and their respective families, including those of the catholic faith, many of those of the (orthodox and conservative) judaic faith, and many of those of the protestant faith to be noted. Distributing condoms in public schools will reduce the spread of stds condoms are an effective means of combating the spread of sexually transmitted diseases on this premise, it stands to reason that their distribution in schools and use will reduce the spread of sexually transmitted diseases among students.
Condoms in schools: a smart move, but a tough sell dec 3, 2013, 1:48pm martha kempner a local television station asked san antonio parents how they felt about the american academy of pediactrics' new suggestion that schools make condoms available to students. Schools even take it a step farther by distributing contraceptives such as condoms and even birth control pills to their students while schools have the legal responsibility to protect the well being of their students, including, providing sexual education programs, parents should have the right to direct the upbringing of their child and. Providing condoms to students in public education programs will reduce the incidence of underage pregnancy and the spread of sexually transmitted diseases if one accepts the premise that condoms are an effective means of prevention, it stands to reason that their distribution could have a significant impact. Manila - the department of education on monday thumbed down a proposal of health officials to distribute condoms among senior high school students the deped will not be involved in the distribution of condom, she declared, eliciting applause and cheers from the crowd.
Should condoms be distributed in high schools 2026 words feb 25th, 2013 9 pages teen’s health causes condom distribution in public high schools the average age for the start of puberty is eleven years old. Distribution of condoms in public high schools coinciding with the onslaught of the new millennium, schools are beginning to realize that the parents are not doing their job when it comes to sexual education. The controversy surrounding sex education and giving out condoms to high school students continues after department of health (doh) announced their plan to distribute condoms in schools as part of its “business unusual” strategy amid the sharp rise in the number of hiv and aids among the youth in the country. Give teens condoms in high school some people may argue that condom distribution is a misguided solution due to the fact that it influences sexual promiscuity however, that is a misconception.