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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Photoillustration by Claire Yang

Sex ed: the impact of sexual education

Claire Yang and Nate Stevens May 23, 2018
Changes in elementary and middle school sexual education spark discussion
The Sex Talk

The Sex Talk

Karen Sanchez October 20, 2017

alking into science class is a mundane experience for 7th graders attending Kennedy Middle School (KMS). But, there’s one particular day that is different. Instead of the usual indifference one displays...

Lets talk about sex: The birds and the bees

Let’s talk about sex: The birds and the bees

Emma Lam February 4, 2016

In a survey of 87 students, about 70 percent said that they didn't get the sex talk from their parents. Here, two students and a biology teacher discuss why they think that is. Video by Anjana Melvin....

Lets talk about sex: Education

Let’s talk about sex: Education

Mingjie Zhong February 3, 2016

Let's talk about sex education Story co-written by Alina Abidi and Mingjie Zhong. 

Lets talk about sex: The disparity

Let’s talk about sex: The disparity

Renee Pu February 3, 2016

Illustration by Renee Pu walked out of a pharmacy with a completed worksheet in my hand. The worksheet, recording the prices and functions of various sex protection products, was from my Biology class....

Lets talk about sex: Words of consent

Let’s talk about sex: Words of consent

Ankit Dua February 3, 2016

Consent is often times ambiguous and misinterpreted. What is the clear boundary between yes and no? Students at Monta Vista share their definition of consent and its importance.

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