Sex education plays a very important role in developing the personal values in a child. With the help of sex education, a student gets to learn about the various organs of the body, understands the process of human reproduction, learns about the consequences of sex before the recommended age of sex and learns to protect him/ her if anyone tries to abuse them sexually. The main aim of sex education program is to make children aware of the difference between the body parts of men and women and to give the knowledge about the process of birth.
Sex education helps children to develop confidence if someone is trying to abuse them sexually. It has been found that sometimes family members or relatives try to abuse a child by touching their private parts. Because a child does not know that he/she is being abused, therefore they should be learnt that no one is allowed to touch their private parts through sex education programs.
Reasons of adopting sex education classes:
Adult scenes in the movies:
Usually every movie nowadays has number of adult scenes in it that disturbs the mind of a child. A child feels shy and even a parent feels shy to discuss about the sex with child due to which child loses his/her concentration and starts thinking about sex. So, a child must be taught sex education so that they don’t get distracted from adult scenes in a movie.
For not being abused:
Sex education is a best practice to gain knowledge about who is abusing you or pampering you. Sometimes, kid is not able to speak up that he/she is being abused by family member or relative. So, sex education program helps a child to become confident and to be fearless against the abuse case.
Increased teen pregnancy rate:
Teenagers who are not given proper sex education in schools are more likely to get pregnant and in survey, it is found that most of the abortion cases are found from teenagers to get rid of unwanted pregnancy. So, it is important to teach sex education to a child so that they do not face such issue in teenage.
Vulgar advertisements on the webpage:
You might have seen many vulgar advertisements displayed on the various websites that on clicking navigates the user to the porn sites. Many times, when a child or teenager is supposed to use internet may watch such advertisements and starts visiting those vulgar sites. So, in order to control them from visiting such sites, proper sex education programs should be arranged.
Raised HIV and STD problems:
Hardly, children or teenagers are aware of HIV and STDs caused by having sexual relationship with the infected person. So, sex education program helps to make them aware about such diseases.
Understanding all the above reasons, it can be stated and found that sexual education classes are must just not for teenagers but also for children so that they do not face any issues discussed above in their life. That is why, sex education class is important for children.