Some states have purposely made it hard for proper sex ed to be taught. For example in Mississippi you are allowed to talk about contraceptives, but prohibit the demonstration of the application of condoms. This has caused teachers to come up with incredibly creative ways to demonstrate how to put on a condom including one teacher using a sock and a shoe. Now let me remind you that Mississippi ranks number two in the country for teen pregnancy rates.
However there is a term that that many school districts have picked up, and it 's abstinence only. There is a difference between abstinence and abstinence only education. Abstinence only education is when abstinence is offered as the only choice for adolescents This belief has been proven to be unethical, but congress just recently increased funding for abstinence only education from fifty million dollars to seventy five million dollars a year. These forms in WAIT (Why Am I Tempted), Go APE (Abstinence Protects Everyone) and No Screwing Around. There 's no acronym