Public School Sex-Education Classes --- Bad News For Parents And Children

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• In Stephens County, Georgia, parents were shocked to discover that their fourteen- and fifteen-year-old daughters had been driven to a birth control clinic by a public school staff member without their knowledge. The county clinic administered AIDS tests and Pap smears torepparttar girls and gave them birth control pills and condoms. The school denied parents access torepparttar 145945 test results and defended its actions onrepparttar 145946 grounds thatrepparttar 145947 counselor believed that she was doing what was best forrepparttar 145948 girls.

• The Pacific Justice Institute filed a lawsuit on behalf of parents againstrepparttar 145949 Novato [California] Unified School District for authorizing pro‑homosexual presentations without any prior notice or consent. According torepparttar 145950 Pacific Justice Institute Press Release, “The presentations entitled “Cootie Shots,” exposed elementary school children as young as seven years old with skits containing gay and lesbian overtures. The presentations were followed by question and answer sessions about what constitutes ‘normal’ families and acceptance of those who chooserepparttar 145951 homosexual lifestyle.” 6 (see Notes in "Public Schools, Public Menace")

• Carol (last name withheld for privacy), a schoolteacher, couldn’t believe what she was being asked to teach in her sex education class. The curriculum forced her to show second-graders pictures of nude boys and girls and ask them to name body parts. School authorities told Carol and her fellow elementary school teachers that there were no absolute moral rules, so she shouldn’t be concerned about what she had to teachrepparttar 145952 children.

Parents, it might be advisable if you periodically asked your children if their school is giving them sex-education classes and whatrepparttar 145953 school is teaching in these classes.

If these classes force your children to sit through shocking, obnoxious, or embarrassing sex-education material, you can do something about it. Many states have Parent Notification laws that allow you to demand thatrepparttar 145954 school "opt-out" (withdraw) your children from these classes. You can find more information about this important issue in "Public Schools, Public Menace."

Joel Turtel is the author of “Public Schools, Public Menace: How Public Schools Lie To Parents and Betray Our Children." Website:, Email:, Phone: 718-447-7348.

Grandparents --- Homeschool Your Grandchildren And Feel Younger

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Even better, then offer to help watchrepparttar grandkids and homeschool them if your grown children and their spouses work. Who better to help your children and adorable grandchildren than you? Doing so could make your retirement yearsrepparttar 145879 happiest years of your life.

You have so much wisdom and knowledge that you have accumulated overrepparttar 145880 years. You have so much love you still have to give. How your children would appreciate your love and help with your grandchildren! If you helped homeschool your grandchildren, what a wonderful gift that would be for your children, your grandkids, and most of all, yourself. Think about it.

Joel Turtel is the author of “Public Schools, Public Menace: How Public Schools Lie To Parents and Betray Our Children." Website:, Email:, Phone: 718-447-7348. Article Copyrighted © 2005 by Joel Turtel. NOTE:

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