Teaching About Sexuality and HIV: Principles and Methods for Effective Education / Edition 1

Teaching About Sexuality and HIV: Principles and Methods for Effective Education / Edition 1

by Evonne M. Hedgepeth, Joan Helmich
     
 

ISBN-10: 0814735355

ISBN-13: 9780814735350

Pub. Date: 09/01/2000

Publisher: New York University Press

The emergence of the AIDS pandemic has forced a sea of change in the debate over sexuality education. Even schools previously reluctant to offer sexuality education now face HIV/AIDS education mandates.

Teaching About Sexuality and HIV provides professionals with an integrated, accessible text on the principles, methods, and special issues surrounding

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Overview

The emergence of the AIDS pandemic has forced a sea of change in the debate over sexuality education. Even schools previously reluctant to offer sexuality education now face HIV/AIDS education mandates.

Teaching About Sexuality and HIV provides professionals with an integrated, accessible text on the principles, methods, and special issues surrounding sexuality education today. Chapters discuss such subjects as Effective Sexuality and HIV Education: What Works and Why, Creating a Productive Learning Environment, and Introspective Methods: Helping Learners See Relevance, and Methods for Helping Learners Develop Skills. This practical, original, and user-friendly guide will be invaluable to anyone whose work is connected with health and sexuality education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814735350
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
293
Sales rank:
907,751
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Key Vocabulary for This Book
Ch. 1The Modern Context for Teaching about Sexuality and HIV1
Ch. 2Effective Sexuality and HIV Education: What Works and Why14
Ch. 3Creating a Productive Learning Environment39
Ch. 4Theory and Research for Teaching about Sexuality and HIV61
Ch. 5Meeting Special Challenges in Sexuality Education84
Ch. 6Planning Sexuality Education Sessions109
Ch. 7Facilitating Sexuality Education Sessions121
Ch. 8Introspective Methods: Helping Learners See Relevance139
Ch. 9Giving and Gathering Information and Examining Concepts, Facts, and Ideas147
Ch. 10Helping Learners Reflect on Attitudes, Feelings, Values, and Beliefs173
Ch. 11Helping Learners Develop Skills and Practice What They Know192
Ch. 12Multipurpose Methods211
Ch. 13Evaluating Learners, Educators, and Programs227
Appendix A: Resources for Evaluating Sexuality and HIV Education Materials and Curricula241
Appendix B: Evaluating Sexuality Educators and Trainers244
Appendix C: Resource Organizations251
Appendix D: Index of Activities Described in Teaching about Sexuality259
Notes265
Selected Bibliography285
Index289

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