All posts tagged sex education

Let’s Get Exploring

My sex education was pretty abhorrent during secondary school; perhaps because there was the humiliating experience of my Computer Science teacher guiding me how to put on a condom, but […]

We need a respectful, verbal orgy.

Let’s go back to sex ed lessons at secondary school, they usually began with: ”And this is chlamydia.” You remember yourself wincing as your health teacher introduced you to STIs […]

PSHE Education: Is it time schools made mental health awareness a compulsory part of the curriculum?

At university mental health awareness is paramount. Last year, the annual Student Experience survey revealed that ‘87% of first year students find it difficult to cope with social or academic […]

The Online Sex Educators

The video opens to upbeat music playing alongside a video collage of condoms, pregnancy tests, tampons, and pills. The camera cuts to Hannah telling her audience “Guys. I got the […]

My Definitive Ranking of Words for Vagina

Sometimes the biological terminology just doesn’t cut when wanting to talk about our genitalia. So here I will offer my own personal review of our ever expansive vocabulary when it […]

When Sex Education Actually Gets Better

A conversation which has always led to laughs and cringes is discussing with people the Sex Talk they either had at school or with their parents. You flash back to yourself in your early […]

Sex Education sucks, and not in a good way

Soon enough I’m going to be a teacher. I’ll have finished my PGCE, worked hard to learn more about educational disadvantage and stepped foot into the classroom for the first […]