Chanel Contos to meet Scott Morrison to discuss sex consent education reforms

Sex education is currently taught too late, with 50% of children already sexually active when it begins in year 10, Contos saysPrime minister Scott Morrison will discuss reforms to combat rape culture with Chanel Contos, whose petition calling for earlier sex education in schools prompted hundreds of testimonies from former Sydney schoolgirls about sexual assault earlier this year. Speaking after briefing other federal MPs on Thursday, Contossaid concepts such as sexual coercion are still “not understood by the wider community” although policymakers, including the curriculum authority, were now taking them seriously. Related: 'Do they even know they did this to us?': why I launched the school sexual assault petition | Chanel Contos Related: The trouble with boys: what lies behind the flood of teenage sexual assault stories? Continue reading...

Chanel Contos to meet Scott Morrison to discuss sex consent education reforms

Sex education is currently taught too late, with 50% of children already sexually active when it begins in year 10, Contos says

Prime minister Scott Morrison will discuss reforms to combat rape culture with Chanel Contos, whose petition calling for earlier sex education in schools prompted hundreds of testimonies from former Sydney schoolgirls about sexual assault earlier this year.

Speaking after briefing other federal MPs on Thursday, Contossaid concepts such as sexual coercion are still “not understood by the wider community” although policymakers, including the curriculum authority, were now taking them seriously.

Related: 'Do they even know they did this to us?': why I launched the school sexual assault petition | Chanel Contos

Related: The trouble with boys: what lies behind the flood of teenage sexual assault stories?

Continue reading...