Tuesday, September 25, 2012
See what some readers are saying about the city's pilot program that for the first time offers both hormonal birth control and the Plan B pill to high school students.
Monday, January 30, 2012
By Yasmeen Khan
A new sex education mandate is taking effect in New York City public schools, starting Tuesday in the high schools. All public middle schools and high schools are required to include sex education lessons in existing health classes. Many schools already provide sex ed, but New York City is now mandating those lessons for the first time. Here is a primer on how the new program will work.