Special thanks to the following organizaons for theirpartnership in developing and disseminang the
Naonal Sexuality Educaon Standards: Content and Skills, K–12:
The American Associaon of Health Educaon (
serves educators and other professionalswho promote the health of all people through educaonand health promoon strategies.
The American School Health Associaon (
works to build the capacity of its members to plan,develop, coordinate, implement, evaluate and advocate foreecve school health strategies that contribute to opmalhealth and academic outcomes for all children and youth.
The Naonal Educaon Associaon – Health InformaonNetwork (
works to improve the healthand safety of the school community through disseminanginformaon that empowers school professionals andposively impacts the lives of their students.
The Society of State Leaders of Health and PhysicalEducaon (
ulizes advocacy,partnerships, professional development and resources tobuild the capacity of school health leaders to implementeecve health educaon and physical educaon policiesand pracces that support success in school, work and life.
The Future of Sex Educaon (FoSE) Iniave
is apartnership between
Advocates for Youth, Answer
Sexuality Informaon and Educaon Council of theU.S. (SIECUS)
that seeks to create a naonal dialogueabout the future of sex educaon and to promote theinstuonalizaon of comprehensive sexuality educaonin public schools. To learn more, please visit
.This publicaon was generously supported by a grant froman anonymous source and The George Gund Foundaon.The partners wish to thank Danene Sorace, consultant to theFoSE Iniave for her hard work and dedicaon.©2011 the Future of Sex Educaon Iniave