Implementing sexual health education policies and programs in challenging environments
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Discuss how state laws, and how they are locally interpreted, can affect the teaching of comprehensive sexual health education in schools. Describe strategies for implementing comprehensive sexual health education, , in politically conservative school environments. Identify the key needs and challenges of school administration and faculty in implementing comprehensive sexual health programming.
Keyword(s): School Health, Reproductive Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Dr.Broussard is Program Director and Principal Investigator for 4REAL Health, the Orleans Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program at the Louisiana Public Health Institute. 4REAL Health, a randomized control trial, was implemented in partnership with a city youth workforce program after attempting to partner with schools and smaller community -based organizations. Dr. Broussard's interests include reducing adolescent risk factors that interrrupt teen's educational completion. She coordinated a successful application for federal funds to address teen pregnancy prevention.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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