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Introduction. Multiple public health agencies stress the importance of school health education, including family, social and sexual health. The Schoolhouse Learning Center, a private elementary school with grades K-5, wishes to implement a social health curriculum guided by the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS).


Eileen CichoskiKelly, PhD, University of Vermont College of Medicine

Liz Shayne, MPA, The Schoolhouse Learning Center


The Schoolhouse Learning Center


Early and Middle Childhood, Educational and Community-Based Programs, Injury and Violence Prevention, Nutrition and Weight Status, Physical Activity


Presented at the American Public Health Association 142nd Annual Meeting & Expo, New Orleans, LA, November 17, 2014 as "Family, Social, and Sexual Health Education in Elementary Aged Children," by Madeline Eells, Sabrina Bedell, Tara Higgins, Suleiman Ismael, John Nesbitt, Colette Oesterle, Nicholas Sinclair, Thomas V. Delaney, PhD, Liz Shayne, Eileen CichoskiKelly, and Jan K. Carney, MD, MPH.

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Family, Social, and Sexual Health Education in Elementary Aged Children