Inthe teen pregnancy rate was When we met her, Robinson had long, platinum blond hair with blue tips. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local.
Abstinence only programs effect sex education in Grand Rapids was her first formal exposure to the concepts of sexual consent, communication and sexual assault education. Health Psychology Review. Some states have enacted laws that offer broad guidelines around sex education, though most have no requirement that sex education be taught at all.
For 15 years, the Pregnancy Resource Center taught and developed the curriculum for sex education classes in Grand Rapids. Sex and HIV Education.
Since then she has dyed it a deep brown. The VanderHelms are deeply troubled by the idea that anyone in Allendale would feel hated because of their views. Some avoided intercourse altogether due to the fear of the potential consequences.
Free access to breaking news is sponsored by Dorsett Automotive. At the federal level, U. This kind of struggle is playing out in communities across the country. At the Grand Rapids Pride Center, a rowdy group of about 40 teens gathers every week, and they talk about sex, gender and relationships.