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American Agenda (Family: Sex Education) #120443

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 06, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Holden, Massachusetts: Carole Simpson) Issue of parents and sex education featured; scenes shown from Catholic school in Boston, Massachusetts. [KIDS, PARENT - comment.] [Sex Info. Educ. Council's Debra HAFFNER - says kids from homes where human sexuality is discussed do better with sex and contraception.] Parent-child sex education course in rural Missouri described and shown. [Family Guidance Center's Jean BROWN - quotes teen pregnancy statistics.] [PARENT, Harvard Community Health Plan's Dr. Susan PAUKER - talks about kids, parents and sex info.] [Father Mark SELMANSON, daughter Leah SELMANSON - answer questions in sex educ. game.]

Jennings, Peter;
Simpson, Carole

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