Parent Ed Event: Sex and Health Education
Tuesday, January 16th
K-4th Grade: 6pm – 7:15pm
This fun and interactive workshop will help parents build comfort and gain skills for talking to children about bodies and sexuality. Sex Education begins at home and the messages parents give are the ones children remember the most. Come learn the facts and build your skills as your child’s most important sex educator.
5th-8th Grade: 7:30pm – 9pm
Preview the upcoming health education program being offered to our students! Gain skills to make it easier to talk to your child about puberty, teen years, sexual health and growing up. Get support for teaching children their own values around sexual health, get tips on how to answer questions that kids ask, and become an “askable” parent.
Guest Speaker Jennifer Devine is a sex educator, curriculum developer, teacher trainer, relationship coach and sexual health consultant. She has been a Certified Sexuality Educator by Planned Parenthood since 1998 and has been teaching sex and health education for over 25 years. She was formerly the Director of Golden Gate Community Health’s Education Department, and teaches the Family Life curriculum in grades 5-8 at Gateway School.
Childcare available: $5 per child