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Sexual health education polices across the nation include state laws and regulations ranging from general mandates to specific guidelines. Kirby D. View and download data on health risk behaviors among high school students and school health policies and practices.
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Kirby D. Timing of sexual debut and initiation of postsecondary education by early adulthood. View and download data on health risk behaviors among high school students and school health policies and practices. State laws can significantly shape state and local education agencies SEAs and LEAs decisions on school curricula and services, including the content and delivery of sexual health education.
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