When it comes to the state of sex education in Mississippi and across the country, there’s much work to be done if we want to see real results. But how did we get here? Let’s dive into four sex education stats that help explain the limits and opportunities of sexual and reproductive health classes in our schools.
We believe all teens in Mississippi deserve access to high-quality sex education and youth-friendly healthcare to attain their highest level of health.
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Mississippi has the 2nd highest teen birth rate in the nation
of parents said sex-ed should be taught in the MS public school system at an age-appropriate grade level
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