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Ignore the politics - many parents want to work with schools on sexuality education

09 August 2023

Research from UC Health Education Lecturer Tracy Clelland offers a glimpse into how complicated, yet important, the topic of sexuality education can be on The Conversation.

Relationship and sexuality education has, yet again, become a political talking point ahead of this year’s election. 

On The Conversation, UC Health Education Lecturer Tracy Clelland dicsusses the backdrop of sex education and how young people need critical skills to navigate the uncertainty around them. 

She says "It needs to be a combination deal with parents and schools working together." 

Read the full article on The Conversation


Discloser statement

Tracy Clelland received a Lotteries Grant to undertake research for Te Puāwaitanaga: Beyond the Birds and Bees. 

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