As sex educators, it is on us to state up-to-date on the latest policies, information, and resources. Luckily, there are a number of resources that make this task easier. Below you will find a select list of these resources, starting with education standards that can guide your work and links to evidence-based curricula.
Provide an overview of the types of content and skills that should be taught from K-12.
National Sexuality Education Standards (Answer)
The specific tools you need to teach sex education including evidence-based curricula.
Curricular Organizer for Reproductive Health Education
GLSEN Resources for Educators
Sex Ed Store
Sexuality Education for Youth with Chronic Disability or Illness
TPP Resource Center – Evidence-Based Programs
Get support, information, and training.
American Association for Sex, Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT)
American Sexual Health Association
Answer (Rutgers University)
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARHP)
Gay Lesbian, & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
The Guttmacher Institute
Institute for Sexuality Education and Enlightenment
International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS)
The Association for Black Sexologists and Physicians
The Center for Sex Education (CSE)
The Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health (CSPH)
Power to Decide
The National Coalition for Sexual Health
The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality
Women of Color Sexual Health Network (WocSHN)
Further your own knowledge or share these accurate and user-friendly sites to students.
Invaluable training and networking opportunities
ARHP Annual Meeting
SSSS Annual Meeting
The National Sex Ed Conference
AIDS Education and Prevention
American Journal of Sexuality Education
Journal of Black Sexuality and Relationships
Journal of School Health
Journal of Sex Research
For a more comprehensive list of journals, click here.