Academy teaches “abstinence” as contraception and sex education in line with the “Maker’s Instructions”
Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2015
A parent has raised serious concerns with the National Secular Society over the strongly religious nature of sex and relationships education at their child's school.
The sex and health education policy of the King's Academy in Middlesbrough warns pupils of... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Jan 2015
Roman Catholic and Muslim faith schools in Blackburn have been accused of stopping the NHS Community Education Sexual Health team (CESH) from speaking with students about sex, relationships and contraception.
One member of the team said: "It's been extremely... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Oct 2014
During a debate introducing the Sex and Relationships Education (Curriculum) Bill to parliament this week, Conservative MP Philip Davies blamed "sex education fanatics" for a rise in unwanted pregnancies since the 1970s, and called for "less sex education,... Read More »
NSS calls for statutory sex and relationship education in all schools, including those with faith-based ethos
Posted: Fri, 06 Jun 2014
The National Secular Society has called for age appropriate sex and relationship education (SRE) to be made a statutory part of the national curriculum amid concerns that children and young people are not being guaranteed good quality SRE.
The NSS has submitted... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Jul 2012
Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2012
If any more evidence was needed to prove the Catholic Church's contempt for women, then you need look no further than Calgary in Canada.
The bishops there decided in 2008 that they would not provide vaccination for girls in Catholic schools against the human... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Jan 2012
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Posted: Fri, 09 Dec 2011
Posted: Fri, 11 Nov 2011
Two peers have condemned a "cruel" and "vicious" campaign against them by the Christian Institute which claimed they wanted to make personal, social and health education (PSHE) compulsory for five-year-olds. This includes education about sex and relationships.... Read More »