|Present||Professor, Montclair State University|
Threes Decades of Research: The Case for Comprehensive Sex Education Journal of Adolescent Health (2020)
PurposeSchool-based sex education plays a vital role in the sexual health and well-being of young people. Little is known, however, about the effectiveness of efforts beyond pregnancy and sexually transmitted disease prevention. The authors conducted ...
Impact of the choosing the best program in communities committed to abstinence education Sage Open (2012)
States vary in standards for sex education, some requiring an emphasis on abstinence. Schools seek to identify curricula that reflect local community values and meet state standards. Choosing the Best (CTB), a classroom-based abstinence education ...
Condom availability in New York City public high schools: relationships to condom use and sexual behavior Department of Public Health Scholarship and Creative Works (1997)
OBJECTIVES: This study examines the impact of the condom availability program in New York City public high schools by comparing rates of sexual activity and condom use for New York students and similar students in ...