Sex education failing women as survey finds consent and pleasure unspoken of in schools – Canberra Times

Publish Date
5th March, 2016

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5 March 2016 by Matthew Raggatt

Three-quarters of young women believe sex education in schools left them unprepared for sex and dealing with relationships, a national survey has found.

Education gaps revealed in the survey included key issues such as consent, which nearly two-thirds of the women and girls aged 16 to 21 said they had not been taught, while only 40 per cent had learnt about relationships in formal school classes…

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