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American Agenda (Education: Sex and Chastity) #153682

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 10, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Rebecca Chase) Teenagers' promotion of abstinence as their approach to premarital sex that has spread from the church to the school examined; details given of the "postponing sexual involvement" curriculum in which peers talk about sex and chastity; scenes shown of classroom role playing to learn to say no. [Teenagers "ANDY", "STACIE", "BEAU", "KIKORA", "STEPHANIE", "NORM", CHRISSY", "FRANKIE", "DELVECCHIO" - talk about sexual relationships and waiting.] California noted adopting the curriculum statewide.

Chase, Rebecca;
Jennings, Peter

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