Sex education is a form of education that communicates much about the sexual behaviors of human beings. To the children who are stepping to adolescent age it is the role of the parents, the teachers at school and the caretakers to ensure that they provide them with proper sex education.
It is an important aspect to note that sex education teaching is a full-time course at high school level in biology and health related subjects. The aspect of the sex education has been controversial not forgetting that there have been debates all around discussing whether sex education is right in schools or not. Thus, it is right to confirm that the sex education should continue with no doubts as it has a lot of benefits with is.
There are lot of psychological pressure in the adolescent age being an age of storm and stress. The biological changes and the growth of the sexual needs are the main causes of the psychological pressure. During this period, the adolescents gets irritated so fast and becomes disturbing to deal with the family members. It becomes a challenge for them to talk out about the changes in their body and mind with their family members.
In such a case, the school environment becomes a solution to these adolescents in which the teachers can raise up discussions that will be able to make him understand the natural changes in the body. There are the parents who consider their children to the psychologists and the trained educators which is not a suitable way for the adolescent, this is because, at some point, these people feel excluded and that is the reason they have the special care than the rest. Thus, it is worth noting that the best sex education is best provided at school.
Parents are to be entitled to the role of providing their children with sex education as most people claim. This point thus is not considered by a lot of people. For one, not all parents are ready to offer this kind of education to their children, and more importantly sex education requires proper channels for the reason of reaching the appropriate learner.
Again, in relation to the times we are living in, it is quite clear that the internet and the media have gained a lot of power in which the youngsters are using to learn on the sexual behaviors. The teacher is thus entitled to bring into existence good morals in the young persons. As much as the role of the sexual education remains to be the teachers’ it is vital for the parents too to play their role.