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SHARE – Sexual Health and Relationships Education

SHARE Comics picFree sexual health and relationship education resources for community organisations in Australia.

SHARE is a set of comics relating to sexual health and healthy relationships, with characters and scenarios reflecting the diversity of Victoria’s population.  The comics are designed to be led by workers who have the opportunity to start sexual health conversations with young people and are accompanied by facilitator’s guides, culturally competent fact sheets and information about relevant services.  Find the resource here.

Transmission – An Intergenerational Journey

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Transmission – An IntergenerationalJourney is a short film created to support health educators delivering sexual health education in schools. The film and activities are designed to engage young people in discussions regarding their sexual wellbeing. In particular, the activities focus on HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

This resource is a joint initiative of The Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation, Youthworx and the Australian Research Centre in Sex Health and Society.

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Taught Not Caught

taught-not-caughtThis resource is an oldie but a goodie.

Some information may need to be updated but the activities themselves are great and still relevant.

It may take 2-3 minutes to download.

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Remember, the use of this resource is for educational purposes only.

 

Building Respectful Relationships – Stepping out against gender-based violence

 

 

Building Respectful Relationships: Stepping Out against Gender-Based Violence is a set of sequential teaching activities to educate secondary school students about gender, violence and respectful relationships.

 

Tea Consent

Tea Consent by Blue Seat Studios

This is a great You Tube video to engage young people in discussion about consent.

Funny, light and engaging.

Watch it here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Catching On Later

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Catching on Later is designed to assist teachers to explore these issues in the classroom. There are lessons which are specifically designed to increase the basic knowledge that is central to managing sexual health, but more commonly these lessons facilitate the exploration of the social world of young people and help them with the many decisions they face in that world.  Teachers with restricted time need to select a balance of these elements to make up a well-rounded program.

 

Growing & Developing Healthy Relationships (GDHR)

Growing & Developing Healthy Relationships (GDHR) is a well established interactive teacher support website launched by the WA Departments of Health and Education in 2010.  It is supported by the Association of Independent Schools of Western Australia and provides a range of age-appropriate learning activities and advice to assist teachers plan and deliver quality sexual health education programs including:

  • K-10 learning activities menu
  • Online teacher support question box
  • Background information and teaching notes
  • Resources including illustrations, fact sheets, links
  • Multimedia: virtual tour, video clips, and news feed.

www.gdhr.wa.gov.au. read more…

Teaching Good Sex – NYTimes.com

Teaching Good Sex by Laurie Abraham

An excellent article about teaching sexuality education.  There are 8 pages, be sure to read all of them.  Read the full article.

Sexuality and U


sexualilty-and-u2 http://www.sexualityandu.ca is the ultimate Canadian web site committed to providing you accurate, credible and up-to-date information and education on sexual health. An initiative of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, the site’s mandate is to provide guidance and advice to help individuals develop and maintain a healthy sexuality.

This web site is made possible with the guidance and collaboration of a team of distinguished Canadian medical organizations, and is administered by the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada.

Pridentity

 

pridentityPridentity stands for pride + identity and is an education program to help students become informed about sexuality and sexual diversity, the myths and facts about same-sex attraction and transgender issues, homophobia and bullying, and gender stereotypes.

Developed in 2011, the Pridentity Resource Kit is the culmination of many years of successful in-school workshops focusing on inclusive sexuality education for secondary school students. The Kit is designed for teachers and community workers. It  provides lesson plans, activities and links to further resources to support teaching practice that is inclusive, interactive and fun.

To access the Pridentity Resource click here.