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Sex Education

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Bill To Expand Colorado Sex-Ed Standards Advances

Revamped sex-education standards have now passed both chambers of the state Legislature, despite complaints from Republicans that the new standards could encourage sexual activity and infringe on parental rights.

03/18/2013

Former U. S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop on June 5, 2001, during an AIDS policy symposium in Washington, D. C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

He Was Always Your Doctor … And Mine

“Besides a few people I’ve been to war with, my list of heroes is like a sparse cupboard, which became a little more barren with the death of a friend today,” Dr. Dave Hnida writes in reference to the passing of Dr. C. Everett Koop.

02/26/2013

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Colorado House Democrats Pass Sex-Education Bill

A proposal to revamp standards for teaching sex education at Colorado schools passed the House with Republicans objecting that the bill infringes on parents’ control, a charge that Democrats deny.

02/22/2013

Colorado State Capitol (credit: Jason Hussong)

Sex Education Brings Intense Debate To Colorado Capitol

A bill would further clarify existing language in the current law for sex education programs in public schools.

02/19/2013

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Bill To Expand Colorado Sex Education Standards Advances

Democrats advanced a proposal Thursday to revamp standards for teaching sex education at Colorado schools, despite objections from Republicans who say the measure infringes on local control.

02/07/2013

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Bill Would Expand Colorado Sex Education Standards

A Democratic lawmaker wants to revamp standards for teaching sex education at Colorado schools.

02/07/2013

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Lawmakers Want To Revamp Sex Education In Colorado Schools

Some lawmakers want to revamp the sex education programs in Colorado schools. A new bill would require educators to provide children with a lot more information.

01/17/2013

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Discussion Panel Held On Sex Education In The Digital Age

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has just released results of a new survey of teen behavior and Colorado’s high-schoolers are having less sex.

06/08/2012

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