Sex Education, the Subject for Childrem
In the modern day, increasing premarital sex and pregnancy rate have worried adults and make them want to assign sex education to schools. Recently, some state that sex education will prompt them to have sex before the proper age. However, to have sex education is actually to give them the right understanding about sex against unexpected sex troubles. With this point, it provoked me to stand for supporting sex education in schools.
Among Thais, some claim that sex education is unsuitable for the children as they do not be mature enough to understand the lessons and they can copy misbehavior in some study cases. Honestly, schools are the spaces for children to share and learn openly before they become mature, and giving them sex knowledge leads them be able to protect themselves and plan family life properly in the future. If we try to exclude sex education from children, it is possible that they will violate and will not let parents know until problems occur. Isn’t it better to protect instead of solving problems.
Although Thai teachers lack in sex-course-teaching experiences as they say, they have to study
the curriculum before teaching. And sex curriculum in schools which contains many useful lessons can
eliminate children’ sex misunderstanding and eventually decrease premarital pregnancy rate, they will be
educated how to conduct against unwilling pregnancy or protect themselves from sexual diseases.
Furthermore, when the unexpected sex troubles happen, they will feel free more to consult with teachers
because they all used to discuss about sex in classrooms before. It is better than they fear and try to
conceal as adults make them consider sex shameful to talk about. On top of that, if we hide the sex fact in
schools, it arouses children to violate sexual norm. In fact that, generally people desire to do what they are
prohibited. So when adults even teachers do not make them...
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